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.CAF File Extension

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File Type 1Core Audio File

DeveloperApple
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CategoryAudio Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Digital audio format based on Apple's Core Audio technology; stores audio data as well as text annotations, markers, channel layouts, and other information; similar to a .AIFF or .WAVE file, but does not have a 4GB size limit and can store any number of audio channels.

More Information

The CAF audio format is supported by Mac OS X applications that incorporate the Core Audio API, including QuickTime Player 7 and later.

Program(s) that open .CAF files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Apple QuickTime Player
GoldWave
Audacity
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Apple QuickTime Player
Apple GarageBand 10
Apple Logic Pro X
Apple Final Cut Express
Apple Final Cut Pro X
ShedWorx Smart Converter
Audacity
Linux LogoLinux
Audacity
Updated 1/25/2012

File Type 2Class Action Gradebook File

DeveloperCalEd Software
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CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Gradebook file created by Class Action Gradebook, a program used for organizing classroom information; may contain student information, seating arrangements, homework assignments, awarded grades, and other class data.

More Information

CAF files are used for managing gradebook data and for printing reports. Teachers can generate reports such as classroom grade summaries, individual student reports, parent letters, and class and assignment graphs. Each report can be customized.

NOTE: CAF files are created by the Secondary and College editions of Class Action Gradebook.

Program(s) that open .CAF files
Updated 5/24/2010

File Type 3CryENGINE Character Animation File

DeveloperCrytek
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CategoryDeveloper Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

File created by the CryENGINE SDK, an application suite used for making PC and console games; contains character animation data that was compiled from a .CHR character file using a .CBA compiler specification file.

More Information

CAF files are used as intermediate compilation files before building the database animation (.DBA) file, which is suitable for use in the final game deliverable.

Program(s) that open .CAF files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Crytek CryENGINE SDK
Updated 8/9/2012

File Type 4Cal3D Binary Animation File

DeveloperCal3D
Popularity
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Category3D Image Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Three-dimensional animation file used by Cal3D, a free toolkit used for character modeling and animation; contains motion settings for the model's skeleton; specifies rotations and movements for the model's bones over time.

More Information

CAF files are used to give characters realistic human motions. They can specify animations for walking, running, or various other movements.

NOTE: Cal3D animation files can also be expressed in an XML format using .XAF files.

Program(s) that open .CAF files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Cal3dViewer
Short Fuze Limited Moviestorm
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Short Fuze Limited Moviestorm
Linux LogoLinux
Cal3D
Updated 4/28/2011