AOL PFC File Viewer 1.0 — FREEVIEWER

PFC file viewer to open and read AOL Desktop Software emails.

  • An easy & effective way to open PFC Files without AOL
  • No need to install AOL to read PFC Files
  • Gives the ability to View the mails along with attachments
  • View emails along with attachments in multiple pane of PFC file reader
  • PFC File viewer is a standalone software to speeds up email management
  • All windows OS supported (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP and others)

What is PFC File: Personal filling cabinet (PFC) file is most commonly associated with AOL Desktop Software. PFC is a file format to store the read, sent emails in AOL Personal filling cabinet. This file is only viewable by using AOL desktop software.

Sometimes users need to open PFC file but user is not able to access the AOL desktop in that case PFC file viewer helps to open and read the all emails. It is the free tool to open and read the PFC files and there is no need to configure with AOL desktop.

Key Features of AOL PFC File Viewer

View PFC Mail

Open & View PFC Email with all Attributes

Add PFC file in file viewer and it will generate a preview of all email messages of each folder. You can view all emails with their all attributes such as subject, from, sent, received, to and size of the mail in KB.

Structured View

Structured Folder View

PFC file opener provides the ability to view all folders in an organized manner contains in PFC file. It displays all mails contained by the folders such as sent box, in box, deleted, out box and etc.

Open Attachments

Open Emails with Attachments

PFC file reader preview all emails with their attachments in preview pane. It displays the attachment with their file extensions.

Standalone Application

Standalone Application

PFC freeware tool is totally independent to open the PFC file without AOL desktop software. There is no need to connect or install AOL desktop software to view the emails.

An Overview of PFC File

What is AOL Desktop?

AOL Desktop is an internet suite i.e. integrated with web, browser, media player and an instant messenger client. It is produced by American Online, Inc. (AOL). There are three main buttons MAIL, IM, and WEB, where the first two requires sign in but web can be used by any one.

Location of PST File in Local Computer

AOL desktop email software stores the data in a binary file format in personal filling cabinet, which stores without any extension by default. When user saves the data in on anywhere outside of AOL desktop that file saved with the extension i.e. PFC.

Microsoft's windows XP stores the PFC file within users profile i.e. given below

For Aol 9.0 In XP

AOL 9.0

For AOL 9.7 in windows 7

AOL Window 7

For Aol 9.7 In Window 10

AOL Window 10

How to open PFC files without AOL desktop?

In windows Operating system just double click on the PFC file and let OS to choose the respective software to open. In case Window does not open the file there may be two reasons either the windows can't find the software to open the file or the AOL desktop software is not installed on the OS. In both cases user can't access the data stored in the file. To view the data of files user need a free PFC file viewer software to open and read PFC file.

Download Free PFC File Viewer

Install free PFC viewer software to open and read the AOL desktop email files. PFC viewer helps you to view all items within the PFC file like email messages, contacts, calendars etc. without AOL desktop software.

PFC File Viewer Screenshots
Launch Application
Step 1: Launch Software
Browse File
Step 2: Browse PFC File
View Mail
Step 3: View Emails
View Attachments
Step 4: View Attachment
PFC File Viewer Specifications
PFC Viewer Software

Size: 7.6 MB Version: 1.0


Free Version Limitations

Free version of PFC Viewer show preview of PFC email without any charges.


System Specifications

  • Support: Windows 10 & all below versions
  • Processor: Minimum 1 GHz Processor (2.4 GHZ recommended)
  • RAM: Minimum 512 MB RAM (1 GB recommended)
  • Hard Disk Space: 75 MB of free hard disk space
Common FAQs
What is the difference between Join and Merge options?

Merge option helps you to simply merge two or more PFC files into a common PFC file with common folders.
Whether Join Option helps you to save all items into their individual folders and helps to save all the items separately. If two PFC files have inbox folders and after merging them it will create inbox1 and inbox 2 separately in Joined PFC file.

Is software is compatible with AOL desktop software 9.8?

Yes, PFC merger tool is fully compatible for AOL Desktop Software 9.8 (beta version).

How many AOL mail files can I merge at a time?

You can add any number of file either individual or in bulk.

Can I save the merged PFC into a new folder?

No, this tool can't save the file in any other format.


Benefits PFC Converter PFC Viewer
Scanning mode for files
Preview AOL PFC Files
Multiple Views Option
Naming Convention
Save as PDF
PDF Advance Setting
Save to PST
Save in EML, MSG or MBOX
Mail Filter
Cost $49 FREE
What Clients Say

I was in trouble as I couldn't able to access my AOL desktop software and I want to check my emails contains some important message. I got this tool after several searches on internet and it really helped me a lot to view my mails. Seriously no other software can so easy to use.

- John Wilson, Barcelona

PFC viewer is very easy to use and light weight software. It saved my lots of time. Highly recommended to everyone.

– Michelle Lambert, Sydney