The File Extensions Database


.CFE File Extension

  • Developer by: Ranquel Technologies
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .CFE file?

.CFE is CryptoForge encrypted data file

File extension cfe is associated with the CryptoForge, a data encryption software. A .cfe file contains encrypted sensitive data.

CryptoForge provides four strong encryption algorithms: 448-bit Blowfish, 256-bit Rijndael (AES), 168-bit Triple DES, and 256-bit Gost. It also includes powerful compression to strengthen cryptographic security even more.


How to open:

Use CryptoForge to open and edit .cfe encrypted files.

How to convert:

You most likely cannot convert .cfe files to anything else, you need to decrypt them first.

How to solve problems with CFE files

  • Associate the CFE file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CFE file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CFE files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CFE file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CFE is CryptoForge encrypted data file. Because only the current version supports the latest CFE file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Ranquel Technologies manufacturer website after an available .CFE is CryptoForge encrypted data file update.
  • To make sure that your CFE file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.