PDR File Type

- The quick facts

What are PDR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PDR 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 PDR file?

PDR files have multiple uses, and Windows Port Driver is one of them.

Windows Port Driver

These driver files allow USB devices to be recognized by the Windows operating system. Nowadays, Windows automatically recognizes most USB devices, but earlier versions needed specific "drivers" installed for almost any USB device to work.

How to open PDR files

Important: Different programs may use files with the PDR file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your PDR file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 3 different PDR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the PDR extension

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

  • Electronics Arts Pure Data
  • Gee! Printer Driver

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of PDR files. Remember, different programs may use PDR 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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