IPD File Type

- The quick facts

What are IPD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an IPD 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 IPD file?

An .IPD file is a BlackBerry Backup file.

These files are backups of the data that you have stored on your BlackBerry mobile device. They are created when your BlackBerry device is backed up to your computer.

IPD files can store data about your user address book, emails, SMS messages, and other BlackBerry information depending on which files you choose to back up when syncing your device with your computer.

Research In Motion Limited created the IPD file format for backup and restore purposes to prevent BlackBerry users from losing their essential information should their BlackBerry become lost or damaged.

How to open IPD files

We have identified 2 IPD openers that are compatible with this specific type of IPD file.

Programs that open BlackBerry Backup files

Last updated: March 9, 2022

Suggest another file format using extension IPD

While we know of one file format using the .IPD 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 .IPD file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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ABC Amber BlackBerry ConverterABC Amber BlackBerry ConverterUser submitted
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Elcomsoft Blackberry Backup ExplorerElcomsoft Blackberry Backup ExplorerUser submitted