What is a .EDF File And How To Open It – Acca Software (Visual Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .edf extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .edf file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .EDF file?

The .EDF file extension comes from Edificius Project. This file extension belongs to the developer Acca Software. The file is a CAD software file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .edf file on 1 platform.

How to open a .EDF file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .EDF file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .EDF file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .edf file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the ACCA Edificius software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use ACCA Edificius software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .EDF file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the ACCA Edificius software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .EDF file?

If you are still unable to open the .EDF file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .EDF file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .edf – European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, .edf – Dunstad. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .EDF file with the ACCA Edificius program on Windows.