Having trouble opening .fdt extension? Don't panic! This page explains what fdt files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open fdt files. You can download these programs through this page.
What is a FDT file?
Fdt file extension has Impromptu Function Description Table file type, developed by IBM, which is associated with the "data files" category.
Cognos Impromptu – an application for creating reports from multiple data sources – uses files with this extension. They contain database information. New FDT files are created when software opens an .INI file with information about a database which is supported by the program.
To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.
- File Type:
- Impromptu Function Description Table File
- Data Files
How to open FDT file?
Double click the fdt 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 .fdt 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 fdt 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".
Method 2: Download the appropriate software
The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the fdt 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 FDT files
- IBM Cognos Impromptu
- IBM Cognos Impromptu
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 fdt file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.