.DFT File Extension

File Type:
Solid Edge Draft Document

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

What is a DFT file?

Dft file extension has Solid Edge Draft Document file type, which is associated with the "cad files" category.

Typically generated with Solid Edge, which is 3D CAD manufacturing software, the file contains a CAD draft.

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

dft file icon
File Type:
Solid Edge Draft Document
CAD Files

How to open DFT file?

Double click the dft 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 .dft 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 dft 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

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 dft 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 DFT files

  • Windows Windows
    • UGS Solid Edge UGS Solid Edge

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 dft file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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