Files with apd suffix may be mostly found as plugin descriptor files for the Eclipse programming environment.

There are 4 other file types using
the APD file extension!

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APD file - Eclipse plugin descriptor file

What is apd file? How to open apd files?

File extension apd is most likely best known for its use in Eclipse, an integrated development environment for Windows, Mac and Linux, which supports various programming languages.

These .apd files store plugin descriptor, an XML file used to generate source code. It seems that they are created using the Agile Pseudocode Development Tool from Eclipse bundle.

The default software associated to apd file type:

Eclipse icon

The Eclipse Foundation logoEclipse  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
The Eclipse Foundation

A multi-language software development environment that is used to programming applications in variety of programming languages, such as JAVA, Ada, C, C++, COBOL, Perl, PHP, Python, R, Ruby etc.. Eclipse also supports plug-ins to add new features. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris.

Help how to open:

It seems that this particular file type is only used in Eclipse IDE.

How to convert:

A conversion of .apd files from Eclipse seems to be highly unlikely.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .apd file extension

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

  • Settings apd file

Settings file type for software that use apd file - Eclipse plugin descriptor file

Programs supporting the exension apd on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for settings apd file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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