>> R3D file

R3D file format description

Many people share .r3d files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .r3d file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .r3d files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.r3d - REDCODE RAW Video Image

The R3D graphic files are related to REDCINE-X. R3D file is a REDCODE RAW Video Image. REDCODE RAW is a variable bit rate wavelet codec which allows raw sensor data at resolutions of up to 4096x2304 to be compressed sufficiently for practical on-camera recording.

Graphic files
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REDCODE RAW Video Image related extensions:
RedCine-X Project
REDCODE Metadata

Naturally, other applications may also use the .r3d file extension. Even harmful programs can create .r3d files. Be especially cautious with .r3d files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .r3d 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 .r3d file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

f3d, red, rd, e3d, 3d, t3d, rrd, rd3, r3f, d3d, rwd, g3d

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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