File Extension SCF

.SCF File

File extension: SCF
File type: DNA Sequence Chromatogram
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Notes about the SCF 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 SCF file type is primarily associated with 'DNA Sequence Chromatogram'.

Detailed information for file extension SCF:


Primary association: DNA Sequence Chromatogram
Identifying characters Hex: 2E 73 63 66 , ASCII: .scf

Other applications associated with file type SCF:

  • Photo Soap2 File
  • ScoreMaker Multimedia Show
  • SimTown File Related links: Info about Windows Explorer Command Interaction
  • Symphony (Spell Checker Configuration) by IBMThis was a Lotus product. Lotus was bought out by IBM.
  • VIA (Setup Configuration File) by VIA Technologies, Inc.VIA Technologies is a Taiwanese manufacturer of integrated circuits, mainly motherboard chipsets, CPUs, and memory, and is part of the Formosa Plastics Group. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 5B 53 43 46 5D 0D 0A 43 4F 4D 50 41 4E 59 3D , ASCII: [SCF] COMPANY= Related links: Wikipedia VIA Technologies Page
  • Windows Explorer Command (Shell Command File) by Microsoft CorporationThese files are executed by SHELL32.DLL and the file extension is one of the special ones that remain hidden even if you instruct Windows to show file extensions. One example in Windows XP is the "Show Desktop.scf" file that is activated by the Show Desktop icon in the Quick Launch area next to the Start button. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 5B 53 68 65 6C 6C 5D 0D 0A , ASCII: [Shell]Program ID: SHCmdFile
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com 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 .SCF

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: SHCmdFile, FileType: Windows Explorer Command, AppName: Microsoft Internet Explorer

ProgramID: SHCmdFile, FileType: Windows Explorer Command, AppName: Windows Explorer
EXEFile: explorer.exe

ProgramID: SHCmdFile, FileType: Windows Explorer Command, AppName: Windows Internet Explorer

ProgramID: SHCmdFile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\explorer.exe

ProgramID: SHCmdFile
EXEFile: explorer.exe


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