JDF File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a JDF file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .JDF files.

What is a JDF file?

A .JDF file is a Job Definition Format Job file. Through our analysis of JDF files, we know that one use of the format is Job Definition Format Job 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.

How to open JDF files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension JDF for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different JDF openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension JDF

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Adobe AcrobatAdobe AcrobatUser submitted
JEOL NMR SoftwareJEOL NMR SoftwareUser submitted
JANUS_V2JANUS_V2User submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
Microsoft Application VirtualizationMicrosoft Application VirtualizationUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
DELTADELTAUser submitted
JANUS_V2WJANUS_V2WUser submitted
Adobe Acrobat ProfessionalAdobe Acrobat ProfessionalUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with JDF-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with JDF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!