What is a .PDD File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .pdd extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pdd file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PDD file?

The file extension .PDD stands for Adobe PhotoDeluxe Image. This file extension was developed by Adobe Systems. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pdd file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PDD file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .PDD file on various operating systems.

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

To open the .pdd file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PDD 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PDD file on Mac

To open the .pdd file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PDD 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PDD file?

If you are still unable to open the .PDD file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PDD file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pdd – Medtronic. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .PDD file with the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 program on Windows and Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 program on Mac.