>> NRRD file

NRRD file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.nrrd - Nearly Raw Raster Data

The NRRD data files are related to NRRD. NRRD file is a Nearly Raw Raster Data. NRRD is a library and file format designed to support scientific visualization and image processing involving N-dimensional raster data.

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Nearly Raw Raster Data related extensions:
Inno Setup List
Neighbourhood Algorithm Direct Access File
Fiasco Database Frequencies File
SETI@home Data
FindinSite Database

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

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

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

nrd, rrd

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Nero DVD-Video Compilation
WAsP Roughness Description
ArcGIS Reduced Resolution Dataset File
RRDtool Round Robin Database

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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