The File Extensions Database

.EQF File Extension

  • Developer by: Nullsoft
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .EQF file?

.EQF is Winamp Equalizer Preset File

Contains settings for the Winamp Equalizer (EQ), which adjusts the level of different audio frequencies; can be saved and loaded within Winamp by clicking the Preset button and selecting Save or Load; saved EQF files can be shared with other Winamp users.

Programs that open Winamp Equalizer Preset File
Nullsoft Winamp

How to solve problems with EQF files

  • Associate the EQF file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EQF file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EQF files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EQF 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 .EQF is Winamp Equalizer Preset File. Because only the current version supports the latest EQF file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Nullsoft manufacturer website after an available .EQF is Winamp Equalizer Preset File update.
  • To make sure that your EQF file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.