File Extension Library


.PUF File Extension

  • Developer by: Briggs Softworks
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .PUF file?

.PUF file extension is created by Briggs Softworks. .PUF has been classified as Encoded and encrypted Files.

.PUF is Puffer encrypted data

The puf file extension is associated with the Puffer, a sensitive data encryption utility for Microsoft Windows operating system, developed by Briggs Softworks.

The puf file stores data encrypted by the Puffer app.


How to open:

Use Puffer to work with *.puf files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .puf file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .PUF file on different platforms

Open .PUF File on Windows

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

Open .PUF File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PUF 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 .PUF File on Linux

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

Open .PUF File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PUF 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 .PUF 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 .PUF files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PUF files

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