CFML File Type

- The quick facts

What are CFML files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CFML 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 a CFML file?

A .CFML file is a ColdFusion Markup Language file. Through our analysis of CFML files, we know that one use of the format is ColdFusion Markup Language. 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.

How to open CFML files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different CFML openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: November 16, 2012

Suggest another file format using extension CFML

While we know of one file format using the .CFML file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .CFML file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

HomeSiteHomeSiteUser submitted
Macromedia Dreamweaver MXMacromedia Dreamweaver MXUser submitted
Professional NotepadProfessional NotepadUser submitted
ColdFusion StudioColdFusion StudioUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CFML-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CFML-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!