Files with ZRD extension can mainly be found as ray databases from ZEMAX program.

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ZRD file extension - ZEMAX ray database file

What is zrd file? How to open zrd files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The ZRD file extension is mainly related to ZEMAX software and used for its default ray database file format. These binary files contain complete information (such as position that the ray hits the object, direction of the ray after refraction, polarization state of the ray, etc.) for each ray that is traced in a non-sequential system. Filter strings may then be used to isolate specific rays in the database.

The default software associated to zrd file type:

ZEMAX picture or screenshot

ZEMAX Development Corporation logo ZEMAX  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  ZEMAX Development Corporation

ZEMAX is designing software for optical engineers used to create lens design, illumination, laser beam propagation, stray light, freeform optical design etc.

Help how to open ZRD files:

You can work with these *.zrd files in ZEMAX.

How to convert file with extension ZRD:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

List of software applications associated to the .zrd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open zrd file, edit zrd file, convert zrd file, view zrd file, play zrd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the zrd files.

  • Open zrd file
  • Save zrd file
  • Edit zrd file
  • Create zrd file

Software that open zrd file - ZEMAX ray database file

Click on the link to get more information about ZEMAX for open zrd file action.

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