.RDF File Extension

File Type:
ArcGIS Report Document File

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

What is a RDF file?

Rdf file extension has ArcGIS Report Document file type, developed by ESRI, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

Typically created by ArcGIS Desktop, the file saves a report containing GIS statistics that is formatted as tabular data. Users can use report layouts, saved in .RLF files, in order to generate report (RDF) files.

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

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File Type:
ArcGIS Report Document File
GIS Files

How to open RDF file?

Double click the rdf 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 .rdf 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 rdf 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the rdf 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 RDF 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 rdf file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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