DAD file format description
Many people share .dad files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dad file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dad files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.dad - RemObjects Delphi Data Abstract Driver
The DAD development files are related to Data Abstract. DAD file is a RemObjects Delphi Data Abstract Driver. RemObjects Software is an American software company founded in 2002 by Alessandro Federici and Marc Hoffman. It develops and offers tools and libraries for software developers on a variety of development platforms, including Embarcadero Delphi, Microsoft .NET, Mono, and Apple's Xcode.
- Data Abstract
- Development files
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- RemObjects Delphi Data Abstract Driver related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .dad file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dad files. Be especially cautious with .dad files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .dad 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .dad file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ead, dac, rad, ad, dwd, dd, daw, das, daf, wad, sad, add, fad, dxd, dda
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
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- EAD Document
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- DDA Media Package
- DVR365 Encrypted Video
- Doom Data File
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