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HDF file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hdf - Hierarchical Data Format File

The HDF data files are related to HDF Tools. The HDF file is a Hierarchical Data Format File. Hierarchical Data Format (HDF) is a data file format designed by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) to assist users in the storage and manipulation of scientific data across diverse operating systems and machines.

HDF Tools
Data files
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h4, hdf4, he2, ncsa
Hierarchical Data Format File related extensions:
FreeGantt Skeleton Data
Advanced Encryption Package Key
Web Research Document Link
Adobe After Effects Cache
Adobe After Effects Text Template Capsule
Adobe Acrobat User Interface Data

.hdf - WinUAE HDD Image

The HDF disk image files are related to WinUAE. The HDF file is a WinUAE HDD Image. WinUAE is a Windows version of the UAE Amiga Emulator. UAE is the collaborative effort of a number of Amiga enthusiasts to create a portable Amiga emulator under the GNU Public License.

Disk Image files
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WinUAE HDD Image related extensions:
Amiga Disk Image
Compressed Amiga Disk Image
WinUAE Compressed HDD Image
WinUAE Input Recorder Data
WinUAE Configuration
WinUAE Saved State

.hdf - HEC-RAS Data

The HDF data files are related to HEC-RAS. The HDF file is a HEC-RAS Data. Hydrologic Engineering Center's River Analysis System (HEC-RAS) software allows the user to perform one-dimensional steady flow, one and two-dimensional unsteady flow calculations, sediment transport / mobile bed computations, and water temperature / water quality modeling.

Data files
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HEC-RAS Data related extensions:
HEC-RAS Flow File
HEC-RAS Geometry File

.hdf - Home Inspector Pro Inspection Document

The HDF data files are related to Home Inspector Pro. The HDF file is a Home Inspector Pro Inspection Document. Home Inspector Pro is a web, Mac, Windows and mobile based home inspection report software.

Home Inspector Pro
Data files
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Home Inspector Pro Inspection Document related extensions:
Crossword Construction Kit Puzzle Group
Adminsoft Accounts Document Layout
RapAnalyst Knowledge Filter
Wise Installer Temporary Data
Subsequent Response of Injury Data
Palm OS Configuration Data

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

Can't open a .hdf 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 .hdf file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bdf, df, gdf, hcf, hd, hdb, hdc, hdd, hde, hdg, hdr, hdt, hdv, hef, hf

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Glyph Bitmap Distribution Format
SmartWare Pre 1.5 Graph Definitions Data
HOOPS Stream File
Paradox Table Filter
Maple Help Database
RayShade HeightField Format

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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