File Extension Library

.INF_LOC File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: System Files
  • Format: Text

What are .INF_LOC files and how to open them?

Can't open .INF_LOC file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .INF_LOC file.

What is a .INF_LOC file extension?

.INF_LOC file extension is created by Microsoft. .INF_LOC has been classified as System Files. The format of .INF_LOC file is Text.

.INF_LOC is Windows Driver Information Cache File

File used by Windows for storing information about drivers; used internally by Windows when installing and configuring drivers; acts as a cache for driver data; saved in a plain text format and can be viewed with a text editor such as Notepad.

Several INF_LOC files can be found in the following directory:


List of all softwares that can open the Windows Driver Information Cache File
Microsoft Windows

How to fix problems with .INF_LOC files

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