How to open FAV files

Did your computer fail to open a FAV file? We explain what FAV files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a FAV file?

FAV files are Outlook Shortcuts files, which you can read more about below.

The FAV file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a FAV opener may not be able to open all kinds of FAV files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

Outlook Shortcuts

Through our analysis of FAV files, we know that one use of the format is Outlook Shortcuts. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

FAV file openers, viewers, etc.

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

Microsoft OutlookMicrosoft OutlookUser submitted
pcAnywherepcAnywhereUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
Embarcadero RadPHP XE2Embarcadero RadPHP XE2User submitted
SingularLogic Report ViewerSingularLogic Report ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with FAV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with FAV-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!