What is a .VDA File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .vda extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .vda file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .VDA file?

The file extension .VDA is Targa Bitmap Image File. The format of this raster related file is binary.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .vda file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .VDA file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the fCoder Group Image Converter Plus software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 and fCoder Group Image Converter Plus software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VDA 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: 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 fCoder Group Image Converter Plus software 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 .VDA file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .vda file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .VDA file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .VDA file?

If you cannot open the .VDA file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .VDA file.vdata – Squid Tooth, .vdb – Symantec, .vdb – DreamWorks Animation, .vdc – Clark Labs, .vdex – Google. 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 .VDA file with the fCoder Group Image Converter Plus, Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 programs on Windows and Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 program on Mac.