File Extension Library

.RFA File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Data Files

What are .RFA files and how to open them?

Can't open .RFA 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 .RFA file.

What is a .RFA file extension?

.RFA file extension is created by Autodesk. .RFA has been classified as Data Files.

.RFA is Revit Family File

Data file that can be loaded into a project created with Revit, a building information modeling (BIM) program; contains one or more 3D models that can be imported into a 3D scene; may be created and saved using the Revit Family Editor.

List of all softwares that can open the Revit Family File
Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
Autodesk Revit Structure
Autodesk Revit MEP
File Type 2:

Battlefield 1942 Game Package

Developer by: Electronic Arts Category: Game Files Format: Binary

Game package used by Battlefield 1942, a World War II first-person shooter game; contains game content, including maps, sound, textures, 3D objects, and other game data; used as a container to store various types of game data.

RFA files are commonly used to modify game content. For example, several map editors can modify game maps in RFA files, which include terrain, obstacles, weapons, spawn points, and other map objects.

RFA game modification files are typically stored within the following game directory:
\Battlefield 1942\Mods\bf1942\Archives\.

RFA stands for Refractor File Archive. The format was used by the Refractor game engine which was designed by Refraction Games. Digital Illusions CE later bought Refraction Games and the engine was used in the Battlefield 1942 game. Digital Illusions CE has been a subsidiary of Electronic Arts since 2004.

List of all softwares that can open the Battlefield 1942 Game Package
Electronic Arts Battlefield 1942

How to fix problems with .RFA files

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