RPF File - opening and understanding

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

What is a RPF file?

The .rpf file extension is used for a data file format that was developed by Autodesk, Inc. An RPF file is also classified as a 3D graphics and CAD (computer aided design) file. These .rpf files are also called Autodesk AutoCAD pattern definition files, and are generated by the AutoCAD software. This program was designed by Autodesk, Inc. as a CAD tool for Windows PCs.RPF stands for raister pattern file. These .rpf files contain pattern definitions, which are used by the main document output file of a CAD project that has been created using the AutoCAD software. These pattern definitions are entered and saved in an RPF file by a user through the pattern design tools of the AutoCAD program.The AutoCAD application can be used to open and view the content of these .rpf files. This software can also be used to edit the pattern definitions that are stored in an RPF file.

How to open RPF 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 RPF for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension RPF

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Free File ViewerFree File ViewerUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Photomania DeluxePhotomania DeluxeUser submitted
ABViewerABViewerUser submitted
System Report ViewerSystem Report ViewerUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo Commander FREEAshampoo Photo Commander FREEUser submitted
geoviewergeoviewerUser submitted
TruTops GeoViewerTruTops GeoViewerUser submitted
HanSeeHanSeeUser submitted
PdplayerPdplayerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with RPF-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 RPF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!