PFC File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a PFC file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PFC files.

What is a PFC file?

The .pfc file extension is most commonly associated with America Online applications. With these files, PFC stands for Personal Filing Cabinet. The PFC files are used to store email messages, contact information and user bookmarks.

The .pfc file extension is also used for Corel WordPerfect Perfect Fit filter files, First Choice text files, PF component files, Pegasus Mail message cache files and New Soft Presto! PageManager files.

How to open PFC files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension PFC for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension PFC

While we know of one file format using the .PFC 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 .PFC file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

FilingCentralFilingCentralUser submitted
PowerFlowPowerFlowUser submitted
PMVIEWER ApplicationPMVIEWER ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PFC-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 PFC-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!