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BGD file format description

Many people share .bgd files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bgd file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bgd files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bgd - USU TauDEM Binary Grid

BGD file is an USU TauDEM Binary Grid. TauDEM (Terrain Analysis Using Digital Elevation Models) is a suite of Digital Elevation Model (DEM) tools for the extraction and analysis of hydrologic information from topography as represented by a DEM.

.bgd file format description:
BGD format description not yet available
GIS files
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USU TauDEM Binary Grid related extensions:
MapImagery Encryption Key
pMetro Map Data
Visual Topo Document
MiraMon Map File
Traqmate Data File
OpenGIS Well-known Binary File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .bgd file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bgd files. Be especially cautious with .bgd files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .bgd file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .bgd file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ngd, bdg, gbd, bbd, byd, btd, bnd, bgw, bgr, bgc, bfd, gd, bd, fgd, bvd

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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