File Extension Library

.SFC File Extension

  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SFC file?

.SFC file extension has been classified as Game Files. The format of .SFC file is Binary

.SFC is Super Nintendo ROM

Game ROM used by SNES emulators such as ZSNES and Snes9x; saves a game in the original format used by the SNES system; enables the game to be played by software that emulates the original SNES.

NOTE: Super Nintendo ROMs more commonly use the .SMC extension. SFC stands for "Super Famicom," the name given to the Japanese and Southeast Asian version of the Super Nintendo. Therefore, while SMC ROMs are typically used for storing western SNES games, SFC files are often used for Japanese and Southeast Asian SNES games.

List of all softwares that can open the Super Nintendo ROM
File Type 2:

Motic Microscope Image

Developer by: Motic Category: Raster Image Files Format: Binary

Multimedia file created by Motic digital microscopy software; saves a bitmap graphic taken by a Motic microscope camera and may also include audio narration recorded while capturing the image; used for reviewing laboratory data.

NOTE: SFC files can be converted to standard .JPG images using Motic's SFC to JPG Converter.

List of all softwares that can open the Motic Microscope Image
Motic Images Plus
Motic Images Plus
File Type 3:

Creatures Saved Game

Developer by: Creature Labs Category: Game Files

Saved game file created by Creatures 1 and 2, artifical life games in which the player teaches and controls "Norns;" saves the state of the world, including the player's progress in training the Norns.

Both Creatures and Creatures 2 are no longer developed and not available for download.

How to Open .SFC file on different platforms

Open .SFC File on Windows

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

Open .SFC File on Mac

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

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

Open .SFC File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .SFC files

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