File Extension Library


.FAH File Extension

  • Developer by: Stanford University
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .FAH file?

.FAH file extension is created by Stanford University. .FAH has been classified as Various data Files.

.FAH is Folding@home data

The fah file extension is associated with the Folding@home, a software for Microsoft Windows operating system developed by the Stanford University for protein folding simulation.

The fah file stores some kind of data used by Folding@home.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to Open .FAH file on different platforms

Open .FAH File on Windows

  • Right-click a .FAH
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .FAH file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .FAH files" Press "Ok"

Open .FAH File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FAH file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .FAH File on Linux

Right click on the .FAH file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .FAH File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FAH file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .FAH File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .FAH files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FAH files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .FAH files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .FAH file format
  2. You need to check the .FAH file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)