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HYDRA file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hydra - Hydra Image Filter Program

The HYDRA development files are related to Adobe Pixel Bender. HYDRA file is a Hydra Image Filter Program. Adobe Pixel Bender (Hydra) is a programming language created by Adobe Systems for the description of image processing algorithms.

Adobe Pixel Bender
Development files
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Hydra Image Filter Program related extensions:
Adobe Edge Animate Library
ActionScript 1.0 Source Code
ActionScript 3.0 Source Code
Adobe ExtendScript Include File
Adobe ExtendScript Binary File
Adobe ExtendScript File

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

Can't open a .hydra 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.

Operating systems

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

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