AVD File Type- The quick facts
What are AVD files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an AVD 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 AVD file?
Files that contain the .avd file extension are most commonly associated with video files that are used by the Alogics Corporation. While the AVD video file format was never very popular, it has become nearly obsolete due to the more widely-accepted video file formats like the MPEG, AVI and WMV file formats.
The Magix Movie Edit Pro software also uses the .avd file suffix. This program uses the .avd file extension for the video data files that are used by the program.
The .avd file extension is also used by the Avery labeling software. These AVD files contain database files that are used to create the labels that are printed with the Avery software application.
How to open AVD files
Important: Different programs may use files with the AVD file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your AVD file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different AVD openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: January 18, 2015
Suggest another file format using extension AVD
While we know of one file format using the .AVD file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .AVD file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of AVD files. Remember, different programs may use AVD files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.