What is a .SPD File And How To Open It – IBM

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .spd extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .spd file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SPD file?

The file extension .SPD comes from SPSS Custom Dialog File. The developer of this file extension is IBM. The format of this file is binary, and it is a plugin related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .spd file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .SPD file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .SPD file on various operating systems.

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

The .spd file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the IBM SPSS software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use IBM SPSS software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SPD file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

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 IBM SPSS software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SPD file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .spd file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SPD file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

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 IBM SPSS software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .SPD file on Linux

The .spd file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the IBM SPSS software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use IBM SPSS software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .SPD file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .SPD file?

If you are still unable to open the .SPD file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SPD file.spd – AutoDesSys, .spd – Samsung, .spd – Oracle. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .SPD file with the IBM SPSS program on Windows, IBM SPSS program on Mac and IBM SPSS software on Linux.