How to open BDF files

Did your computer fail to open a BDF file? We explain what BDF files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a BDF file?

The BDF file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the BDF file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 3 different uses of the BDF extension, which you can read more about below.

Brother Embroidery File

Through our analysis of BDF files, we know that one use of the format is Brother Embroidery File. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Glyph Bitmap Distribution Format font

Through our analysis of BDF files, we know that one use of the format is Glyph Bitmap Distribution Format font. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Quartus Block Design File

Through our analysis of BDF files, we know that one use of the format is Quartus Block Design File. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix BDF files

These apps are known to open certain types of BDF files. Since many different programs may use BDF files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific BDF file.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with BDF-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with BDF-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!