2D File Type

- The quick facts

What are 2D files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a 2D file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a 2D file?

2D files have multiple uses, and Mahalito 2D disk image is one of them.

Mahalito 2D disk image

.2D files pertain to disk image files of the Mahalito 2D Disk Imaging application. The Mahalito 2D is a disk image utility software commonly used in old computers for disk image backup and writing purposes. An image pertains to computer data that include operating systems, drivers, applications, backup files, etc.

The Mahalito 2D Disk Imaging software stored .2D files in small-capacity storage devices like floppy disks.

The PC-9800 series, a line of computers manufactured by the Japanese manufacturer NEC from 1982 to 2000, used the Mahalito 2D disk imaging tool.

How to open 2D files

Important: Different programs may use files with the 2D file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your 2D file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different 2D openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

More file formats using the 2D extension

Through our research of 2D files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.

VersaCAD 2D drawing

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of 2D files. Remember, different programs may use 2D files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

cadwork Start Applicationcadwork Start ApplicationUser submitted
CadworkCadworkUser submitted
Mini CAD ViewerMini CAD ViewerUser submitted
Real Cut 2DReal Cut 2DUser submitted
VersaCADVersaCADUser submitted
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Prospa + Terranova-PPProspa + Terranova-PPUser submitted