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What are PDN files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PDN 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 PDN files.

What is a PDN file?

PDN files have multiple uses, and Paint.NET Image is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Paint.NET Image

This is an image file format developed by Rick Brewster. These PDN images are created with the Paint.NET software, a Windows application for creating and editing raster graphics. Paint.NET was also created by Rick Brewster.

Paint.NET can also export these PDN files to more widely supported image formats.

How to open PDN files

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

Programs that open Paint.NET Image files


Last updated: February 24, 2023

All known file formats using extension .PDN

While Paint.NET Image is a popular type of PDN-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .PDN file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Portable Draughts Notation Game Recording

We know that one PDN format is Portable Draughts Notation Game Recording. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

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

The Need For Speed Car Data

We know that one PDN format is The Need For Speed Car Data. 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 PDN files. Remember, different programs may use PDN 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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