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What are IDE files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an IDE file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your IDE files.

What is an IDE file?

IDE files have multiple uses, and Borland C++ Project Definition is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Borland C++ Project Definition

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 IDE files

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

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

Last updated: January 13, 2023

All known file formats using extension .IDE

While Borland C++ Project Definition is a popular type of IDE-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .IDE file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Grand Theft Auto Item Definition

We know that one IDE format is Grand Theft Auto Item Definition. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

WinAPE IDE Hard Disk Image

We know that one IDE format is WinAPE IDE Hard Disk Image. 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 IDE files. Remember, different programs may use IDE files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Borland C++Borland C++User submitted
Autodesk, Inc. DtDvAutodesk, Inc. DtDvUser submitted
Wboard32Wboard32User submitted
ProViewProViewUser submitted
IQANdevelopIQANdevelopUser submitted
BCWBCWUser submitted
Autodesk Design AssistantAutodesk Design AssistantUser submitted

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