PDP File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PDP file?

The PDP file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the PDP file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the PDP file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about PDP files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open PDP 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 PDP for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 18 different PDP openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Adobe Photoshop ElementsAdobe Photoshop ElementsUser submitted
The Print ShopThe Print ShopUser submitted
The Print Shop Premier EditionThe Print Shop Premier EditionUser submitted
Adobe ImageReadyAdobe ImageReadyUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Photo2DVD StudioPhoto2DVD StudioUser submitted
Metaproducts Picture DownloaderMetaproducts Picture DownloaderUser submitted
AppAppUser submitted
The Print Shop Ensemble IIIThe Print Shop Ensemble IIIUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
Power Dominus Project DesignerPower Dominus Project DesignerUser submitted
Picture DownloaderPicture DownloaderUser submitted
Pro-drivePro-driveUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
RaumplanRaumplanUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!