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File Type 1PKCS #12 Certificate File

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
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CategorySystem Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Encrypted security file that stores secure certificates used to authenticate a person or device, such as a computer or Web server; requires a password to be opened; can be installed by right-clicking the file and selecting "Install PFX."

Program(s) that open .PFX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Reader
Microsoft Certificate Manager
Microsoft Certificate Import Wizard
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Reader
Updated 10/15/2010

File Type 2First Choice Word Processing Document

DeveloperSoftKey PFS
Popularity
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CategoryText Files
FormatBinary

Binary

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

Definition

Text document created by the First Choice word processor.

Program(s) that open .PFX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
SoftKey PFS:First Choice
Updated 2006