What is the .qfx File Extension Used For?

What is the .qfx file extension?

The .qfx file format is registered as Intuit’s proprietary version of the standard file format OFX (Open Financial Exchange) that is used for electronic exchange of financial data over the Internet.

The .qfx file format is used for importing financial data into Quicken, which is a specialized financial software developed by Intuit, Inc. Many popular financial institutions use .qfx files for electronic exchange of financial data over the internet. These files can be downloaded by the users who utilize Quicken’s Web Connect feature.

.qfx files come under the Data files category and their Mime type is application/vnd.intu.qfx, application/x-qfx.

How to open the .qfx file extension

You can open .qfx files, both on Windows and Mac systems using Intuit Quicken.

Other instances of the .qfx file extension

The .qfx file extension is also recorded to be associated with Quick Link II fax file. Little is known about this file, its behavior, or purpose.

In case you encounter a file type error when you try to open a .qfx file then to fix the issue and read the contents of the file you may use the FileCure tool. FileCure is a top-rated program that allows Windows users quick access to various file types, including .qfx files.