Files with ced extension can be also found as some kind of strange video files recorded by JVC digital video cameras in case the SD card is not properly formatted.

There are 3 other file types using
the CED file extension!

empty icon.ced - AuditCARE healthcare database

empty icon.ced - VisionTools Pro-e smart graphic configuration

empty icon.ced - EEGLAB channel data

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Software that open ced file

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CED file extension - JVC corrupted video recording

What is ced file? How to open ced files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

File extension ced is also related to one of the files associated with JVC digital video cameras.

It appears that a ced file is created in the memory card in case it is not properly formatted. This usually means that your video will not be recorded, just some metadata about it will be saved. Usually a *.ced file has the size of few kb.

You need to format your SD card in order to record your videos to common formats, such as MTS or MOD.

Updated: November 24, 2023

The default software associated to open ced file:

iMovie icon

Apple, Inc. logoiMovie  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

iMovie is proprietary video editor for Mac OS X and iOS operating system. It is able to open and edit various video file formats. Mac OS X version is distributed as a part of iLife suite and iOS version is available on iTunes App Store.

Help how to open:

Although *.ced files cannot be usually viewed using standard system, it seems that iMovie for Mac can recognize this format and import it to the program. But it may be that it also needs the *.mts or .mod recording for this.

How to convert:

Using iMovie for Mac user had some success with importing the *.ced files to the program and converting them to MP4 format. This may also require the original *.mts or *.mod track thought. However, we could not verify this piece of information.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ced 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 ced file, edit ced file, convert ced file, view ced file, play ced file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Software that import ced file - JVC corrupted video recording

Programs supporting the exension ced on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about iMovie for import ced file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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