File Extension Library


.VFS File Extension

  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .VFS file?

.VFS file extension has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .VFS file is Binary

.VFS is Virtual File System Index

File containing an index of directories and files stored on a hard drive or other media device; used for creating a virtual file system, which can speed up browsing and searching for files.

HP All-in-One printers may create a new VFS file on memory cards inserted into the card slot. This occurs when the "Faster Browsing" option is enabled. To prevent VFS files from being added on memory cards, push the "Setup" button on the printer, choose "Preferences," then select "Enable Faster Browsing" and choose "OFF." The VFS file that the printer creates is often named .HPIMAGE.VFS. This file stores .JPG thumbnail images created by the printer for faster browsing on the printer's LCD display.

NOTE: Some VFS files, including the .HPIMAGE.VFS file, can be mounted VFAT file system using theLinux mount command with the -o loop option.

List of all softwares that can open the Virtual File System Index
Linux
mount
File Type 2:

VentaFax Schedule File

Developer by: Venta Association Category: Data Files

File used by VentaFax, a computer program used for sending faxes; contains a series of scheduled tasks; used to schedule and track sent and received faxes.

Users may be denied access to the fax schedule based on their permissions.

File Type 3:

Animated Slide File

Category: Compressed Files

A VFS file is an animated slide used by VideoMakerFX and Explaindio. It is saved in an archive format and stores resources that make up a slide, which includes graphics, audio, and textures. VFS files are typically used for creating promotional videos, business presentations, and product reviews.

VFS files may be created and opened by VideoMakerFX and Explaindio. The VFS file is the main file format associated with the two programs similarly to how the .PPTX format is associated with Microsoft PowerPoint. If you need to share the VFS file with someone who does not own either of the programs, you can export it to a more widely supported format.

List of all softwares that can open the Animated Slide File
Windows
VideoMakerFX
Explaindio
Mac
VideoMakerFX
Explaindio

How to Open .VFS file on different platforms

Open .VFS File on Windows

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

Open .VFS File on Mac

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

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

Open .VFS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VFS files

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