TRD File Type

- The quick facts

What are TRD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a TRD 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 TRD file?

TRD files have multiple uses, and Elite Dangerous Trade Routes Data is one of them.

Elite Dangerous Trade Routes Data

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open TRD files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different TRD openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

More file formats using the TRD extension

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

  • TR Assist Dictionary
  • TrID Defs Package

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

AtlasAtlasUser submitted
Spectaculator ZX Spectrum EmulatorSpectaculator ZX Spectrum EmulatorUser submitted
E-Forms ReaderE-Forms ReaderUser submitted
TRNEditTRNEditUser submitted
StarView ApplicationStarView ApplicationUser submitted

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