APF File Type

- The quick facts

What are APF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an APF file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an APF file?

An .APF file is an Allways Printer Driver file. APF files are files belonging to the Allways printer driver. Allways printers need drivers, software that is installed in a computer system, particularly IBM computers.

Allways printers need APF files as part of the software installed so that IBM computers communicated with Allways printers. IBM is a well-known company that started introducing and selling computers to the public in the 80s.

How to open APF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the APF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your APF file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different APF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: March 31, 2021

Other file formats using extension .APF

While Allways Printer Driver is a popular type of APF-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .APF extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

MightyFax

Through our analysis of APF files, we know that one use of the format is MightyFax. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different APF openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of APF files. Remember, different programs may use APF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with APF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!