What is a .TDZ File And How To Open It – Drobo (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .tdz extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .tdz file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .TDZ file?

The file extension .TDZ is Drobo Firmware File. This file extension belongs to the developer Drobo. The format of this system related files is binary.

What to know

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

How to open a .TDZ file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tdz file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Drobo Dashboard software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TDZ 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Drobo Dashboard software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TDZ file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Drobo Dashboard software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TDZ 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Drobo Dashboard software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .TDZ file?

If you are still unable to open the .TDZ file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .TDZ file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .te – Lightbox Education, .te3 – WinTrack, .teacher – SMART Technologies, .tec – SIL International, .ted – Petroglyph Games. 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 .TDZ file with the Drobo Dashboard program on Windows and Drobo Dashboard program on Mac.