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.PRF File Extension

File Type 1QuarkXPress Preferences File

DeveloperQuark Software
Popularity
3.8 (6 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

What is a PRF file?

A PRF file is an application preferences file created by QuarkXPress, a page layout and publishing application. it contains saved preferences such as workspace settings and import and export options. PRF files can be used for transferring preferences between copies of QuarkXPress.

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Programs that open PRF files
Windows
QuarkXPress
Mac
QuarkXPress
Updated 5/1/2017

File Type 2Outlook Profile File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
3.7 (9 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 2

A PRF file is a user profile referenced by Microsoft Outlook that contains user information and preferences. It includes mail account settings, signatures, references to mail folders, and other settings.

More Information

When Outlook imports a PRF file, the user profile settings are immediately updated. PRF files can also be created using Microsoft's Office Resource Kit. The files can then be deployed to multiple systems using the Custom Installation Wizard (CIW) or other maintenance wizard included with the Office Resource Kit.

Programs that open PRF files
Updated 8/24/2016

File Type 3Director Preferences File

DeveloperAdobe Systems
Popularity
3.6 (9 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 3

Stores program settings for Adobe Director (formerly Macromedia Director); may also contain settings for Director Xtras, such as Media Lab's PhotoCaster.

More Information

The main Director settings file is named "Director.prf."

Programs that open PRF files
Windows
Macromedia Director
Mac
Macromedia Director
Updated 5/20/2009

File Type 4Windows System File

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
3.4 (8 Votes)
CategorySystem Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 4

Contains settings and preferences used by the Windows operating system; may also be used by other applications to store program settings; should not be opened manually.

Programs that open PRF files
Updated 3/29/2007

File Type 5PICS Rules File

DeveloperW3C
Popularity
3.3 (6 Votes)
CategoryWeb Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

.PRF File Association 5

Web profile created in the Platform for Internet Content Selection (PICS) format; contains filtering rules that allow or block access to certain URLs; used for implementing Internet safety policies, such as parental or teacher controls, which limit access to certain websites for students and children; also used for sharing PICS profiles with others.

More Information

The PICS format was proposed in the mid 1990s, and was adopted by some Web technologies. However, it is not widely used today and has been superseded by the Protocol for Web Description Resources (POWDER).

NOTE: PRF files were supported by some Web browsers and Web servers, such as Internet Explorer and Microsoft IIS.

Programs that open PRF files
Updated 7/16/2010

File Type 6FileNet eForms Form Preferences File

DeveloperIBM
Popularity
3.1 (7 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 6

Contains user preferences for a form created with FileNet eForms electronic form design software; saved in the user's "Template Preferences" folder for each form accessed.

Programs that open PRF files
Windows
IBM FileNet eForms
Updated 11/8/2008

File Type 7ClarisWorks Preference File

DeveloperApple
Popularity
2.7 (7 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 7

Stores preferences for ClarisWorks, such as toolbar positioning and Welcome screen options; should be named "CLWORKS.PRF" and placed in the CLARIS directory; can be deleted to restore the program's default preferences.

More Information

NOTE: ClarisWorks is a Macintosh productivity suite developed by Apple that was later also made available for Windows computers. It was later replaced by AppleWorks, which was then discontinued.

Programs that open PRF files
Windows
Apple ClarisWorks
Mac
Apple ClarisWorks
Updated 8/10/2014

File Type 8Plot Station Plot Request File

DevelopereQuorum
Popularity
2.3 (4 Votes)
CategoryData Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.PRF File Association 8

Form that contains plot requests for eQuorum's Plot Station, a program for managing plotting jobs; saved in an ASCII text format and includes instructions and parameters for generating the plotted output; may be created by Plot Station Client and is processed by Plot Station Server.

Programs that open PRF files
Windows
eQuorum Plot Station
Updated 8/20/2008

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