File Extension CFG

.CFG File

File extension: CFG
File type: Configuration

Notes about the CFG file extension:

Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The CFG file type is primarily associated with 'Configuration'. A configuration file that is usually created when you change some settings in a program that uses .CFG files to store the settings. You should not attempt to change this file outside of the program that created it.

Detailed information for file extension CFG:

Primary association: Configuration

Other applications associated with file type CFG:

  • Flight Simulator (Aircraft Configuration File) by Microsoft CorporationA flight simulation program. This is the main aircraft.cfg file. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 5B 66 6C 74 73 69 6D 2E 30 5D , ASCII: [fltsim.0]
  • Pro/ENGINEER (Configuration) by PTCPro/ENGINEER is a 3D product design product, featuring productivity tools that promote best practices in design while ensuring compliance with your industry and company standards.
  • Proxomitron (Configuration File) by Scott R. Lemmon (deceased)Proxomitron is a local HTTP web-filtering proxy. Be default it uses .CFG files for configuration but this extension is also used, as can any text file that is properly formatted. This association is classified as Text. The Mime types used with this association are: text/plain.
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .CFG

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: CFGFile, FileType: Microsoft Office Outlook Configuration File

ProgramID: CFGFile
EXEFile: D:\norton\ghost\Norton Ghost v7.0\AIBuilder.exe %1

ProgramID: MXcfg
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\mfw\pfe\pfe32.exe %1

ProgramID: RVS-CFG

ProgramID: txtfile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE %1

ProgramID: CFGFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Symantec\Ghost\AIBuilder.exe %1

ProgramID: txtfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Boxer Text Editor\b.exe

ProgramID: SAS.Config.701

ProgramID: inifile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\System32\NOTEPAD.EXE

ProgramID: CFGFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Flock\flock\flock.exe

ProgramID: PoiCfg
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Dnote Software\PoiEdit2007\PoiEdit.exe

ProgramID: UTSmart Config File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\UTStarcom\UTSmart\UTSmart.exe

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