SF File - opening and understanding

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

What is a SF file?

A .SF file is an IRCAM Sound Format audio file. Through our analysis of SF files, we know that one use of the format is IRCAM Sound Format audio. 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 SF 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 SF for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .SF

While IRCAM Sound Format audio is a popular type of SF-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .SF extension.

The SF 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 SF opener may not be able to open all kinds of SF files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited SF viewer.

JAR Signatures File

Through our analysis of SF files, we know that one use of the format is JAR Signatures File. 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.

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

WinampWinampUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
STATGRAPHICS CenturionSTATGRAPHICS CenturionUser submitted
SqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingSqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingUser submitted
APL+WinAPL+WinUser submitted
Winamp Detector Plug-inWinamp Detector Plug-inUser submitted
Media Player Classic frMedia Player Classic frUser submitted
Softfoundry VMEETSoftfoundry VMEETUser submitted
SEERStatSEERStatUser submitted
Multi-Edit - The Programmers EditorMulti-Edit - The Programmers EditorUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with SF-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 SF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!