PFR File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PFR file?

A .PFR file is a Portable Font Resource file. Through our analysis of PFR files, we know that one use of the format is Portable Font Resource. 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 PFR 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 PFR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different PFR openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension PFR

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
MysticThumbsMysticThumbsUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
McAfee Desktop FirewallMcAfee Desktop FirewallUser submitted
Pathfinder ResultsPathfinder ResultsUser submitted
Fastrak Portal Frame DesignFastrak Portal Frame DesignUser submitted
PS FileRenamerPS FileRenamerUser submitted
P2 eXplorerP2 eXplorerUser submitted
PowerGREPPowerGREPUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PFR-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 PFR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!