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.MXF File Extension

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File Type 1Material Exchange Format File

DeveloperSMPTE
Popularity
3.6 (19 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryVideo Files
FormatBinary

Binary

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

Definition

Multimedia format used by digital audio and video programs; contains captured audio and video data as well as metadata that describes the media stored in the file; designed by Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) as a standard container for audio and video data; can be converted into other formats, such as .AVI or .MOV.

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MXF files were designed to streamline workflows between different platforms, such as cameras, digital editing equipment, and servers. The file format adopts a subset of the Advanced Authoring Format (AAF), which was designed to help standardize the interchange of video between multiple vendors and platforms.

NOTE: Like any other media container format, the appropriate codec must be available in order to play the media stored within an MXF file.

Program(s) that open .MXF files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Avid Media Composer
Sony Vegas Pro 13
Grass Valley EDIUS
Avid Pro Tools
OpenCube XFReader
OpenCube XFConverter
AmberFin MXF Desktop
VideoLAN VLC media player
Aiseesoft MXF Converter
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Apple QuickTime Player
Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Avid Media Composer
Avid Pro Tools
VideoLAN VLC media player
Aiseesoft MXF Converter for Mac
Linux LogoLinux
VideoLAN VLC media player
iOS LogoiOS
PentaLoop PlayerXtreme Media Player 5
Updated 7/17/2015

File Type 2Maxis Font File

DeveloperElectronic Arts
Popularity
2.3 (3 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryFont Files
FormatBinary

Binary

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

Definition

Font file used by Maxis SimCity 4, a life simulation game; stored in the \Fonts\ directory of the game installation and contains a font such as Arial, Courier, or another font; used for displaying game text.

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NOTE: Maxis is a subsidiary of Electronic Arts that develops SimCity games.

Program(s) that open .MXF files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Electronic Arts SimCity 4
Updated 9/12/2011