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What are KDF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a KDF 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 KDF files.

What is a KDF file?

The .kdf file extension is most commonly associated with prep files created by the Kinko's File Prep Tool software. This software works like a virtual "printer", saving files that will be printed at a Kinko's location. The file is created when a user selects the FPT option from the drop-down printer menu when printing the document from an application. This does not actually print the document, but creates a printable image.

The .kdf file extension is also used for VisiQuest Standard Data Format files and KARMA MW/Triton data files.

How to open KDF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the KDF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your KDF 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 KDF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: May 31, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Print to Kinko'sPrint to Kinko'sUser submitted
Plie MPC Knee Data File ViewerPlie MPC Knee Data File ViewerUser submitted
KDE2-EMZ-EditorKDE2-EMZ-EditorUser submitted

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