BDR File

What are BDR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BDR 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 BDR file?

BDR files have multiple uses, and Microsoft Border Art is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Microsoft Border Art

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 BDR files

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

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

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the BDR extension

Through our research of BDR files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • PrintPartner Borders

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

PCStitchPCStitchUser submitted
PCStitch ProPCStitch ProUser submitted
FastReporterFastReporterUser submitted

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