RND File - opening and understanding

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

What is a RND file?

Files that contain the .rnd file extension are most commonly used by the AutoCAD computer aided drafting software. This software application uses these files to store the rendering slide files that are used by the program.

The .rnd file extension is also used by the Pretty Good Privacy software application for random seeds. Pretty Good Privacy is a file encryption software program. The RND files that are associated with this application generate random numbers that are used in file encryption technology.

In some instances, the .rnd file extension may be used for the creation of secure website certificates. The RND files that are used for this purpose contain random data that is used to generate the digital certificate.

How to open RND 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 RND for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different RND openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension RND

While we know of one file format using the .RND file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .RND file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

PGP DesktopPGP DesktopUser submitted
Symantec Encryption DesktopSymantec Encryption DesktopUser submitted
PGPPGPUser submitted
PGPfreewarePGPfreewareUser submitted
PGP Personal PrivacyPGP Personal PrivacyUser submitted
PGP Desktop SecurityPGP Desktop SecurityUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with RND-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with RND-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!