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How to open a file with .SFX extension?

File Type : Self-extracting Archive
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .SFX file

Searching for the right program to open .SFX files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.

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What is .SFX file extension?

Compressed archive containing one or more files; may use one of several different types of compression, such as .7Z, .ZIP, or .RAR compression; runs itself when opened and decompresses and extracts the contents; allows users to open the archive without needing a file decompression program. SFX files can be created by several different programs, including RARLAB WinRAR, Corel WinZip, 7-Zip, ESTSoft ALZip, and Smart SFX Pro. SFX files created with 7-Zip may be extracted with PeaZip. NOTE: Self-extracting archives commonly use the .EXE extension and not the ".sfx" extension.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open SFXfiles:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • WinRAR 5
  • Corel WinZip 18.5
  • 7-Zip
  • PeaZip
  • Incredible Bee Archiver