.ACCDR File Extension

File Type:
Access Runtime Application

Having trouble opening .accdr extension? Don't panic! This page explains what accdr files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open accdr files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ACCDR file?

Accdr file extension has Access Runtime Application file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "database files" category.

Typically associated with Microsoft Access database software, the file contains an .ACCDB database, enabling the user to opened the database and view it in a read-only mode. This way, no changes will be applied to the database.

To access the read-only mode, simply replace the existing file extension with “.accdr”, and then open the file. In order to restore the database to the read-write format, change the file extension to “.accdb.”

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

accdr file icon
File Type:
Access Runtime Application
Database Files

How to open ACCDR file?

Double click the accdr file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .accdr extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the accdr extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the accdr file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ACCDR files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the accdr file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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