ARF File Type

- The quick facts

What are ARF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ARF 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 ARF file?

ARF files have multiple uses, and Webex Advanced Recording Format Video is one of them.

Webex Advanced Recording Format Video

ARF stands for Advanced Recording File. Files with the .arf extension are most commonly used by the WebEx online meeting software.

The ARF files contain recordings of the online meetings conducted with the WebEx application and include meeting video data, a table of contents, an attendee list, and other meeting information. These files can be downloaded from the WebEx website.

How to open ARF files

We have identified one ARF opener that is compatible with this specific type of ARF file.

Programs that open Webex Advanced Recording Format Video files


Last updated: June 29, 2022

All known file formats using extension .ARF

While Webex Advanced Recording Format Video is a popular type of ARF-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .ARF extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Axon Raw Format Bitmap

These files are raster images in a format used by INDEC BioSystems' Imaging Workbench software, which is used for biology fluorescence applications.

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

More file formats using the ARF extension

Through our research of ARF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Active Tutor Data File

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

NBR Player Execute ModuleNBR Player Execute ModuleUser submitted
Active Tutor PlayerActive Tutor PlayerUser submitted
AcombaAcombaUser submitted
RAILYRAILYUser submitted
Anquet MapsAnquet MapsUser submitted
DataCADDataCADUser submitted
CADS Software Licence ManagerCADS Software Licence ManagerUser submitted
Dragon UnPACKerDragon UnPACKerUser submitted
DreamVision LayoutDreamVision LayoutUser submitted
Artword EditorArtword EditorUser submitted

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