What are ARD files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an ARD 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 an ARD file?
ARD files have multiple uses, and Autoread Format is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
How to open ARD files
Important: Different programs may use files with the ARD file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ARD file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different ARD openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: March 10, 2023
All known file formats using extension .ARD
While Autoread Format is a popular type of ARD-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .ARD file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Tiny Aibo Room Description
We know that one ARD format is Tiny Aibo Room Description. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of ARD files. Remember, different programs may use ARD files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Audible Download Manager||Verified|
|Adobe Illustrator||User submitted|
|ArchiCrypt Ultimate RAM-Disk||User submitted|
|Esko ArtiosCAD||User submitted|
|Materials Studio||User submitted|
|ArtiosCAD Viewer||User submitted|
|Studio Toolkit||User submitted|
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