MPD File Type

- The quick facts

What are MPD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MPD 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 MPD file?

MPD files have multiple uses, and Microsoft Project Database is one of them.

Microsoft Project Database

The MPD files that are used by Microsoft Project are database files similar to Microsoft Access database files. You can use the MPD files to load a project in a records-based database format. Only older versions of Microsoft Project used this format.

How to open MPD files

We have identified one MPD opener that is compatible with this specific type of MPD file.

Programs that open Microsoft Project Database files

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the MPD extension

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

  • DASH Media Presentation Description
  • File List Creator List
  • Manhattan Printer Description
  • MapDraw Chemical Sequence Map
  • PowerDesigner Physical Data Model

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
Melodyne editorMelodyne editorUser submitted
Melodyne singletrackMelodyne singletrackUser submitted
PowerAMCPowerAMCUser submitted
LDViewLDViewUser submitted
MSN Pictures DisplayerMSN Pictures DisplayerUser submitted
Project ReaderProject ReaderUser submitted
TntMPDTntMPDUser submitted
Piping-DesignerPiping-DesignerUser submitted
Maxpaper Photo AlbumMaxpaper Photo AlbumUser submitted

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