A dad2 file extension is related to the Canvas for Mac and used for its data files. Obsolete product.

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DAD2 file extension - Canvas for Mac data

What is dad2 file? How to open dad2 files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The dad2 file extension is associated with the Canvas for Mac. Canvas for Mac is discontinued product. ACD Systems develops Canvas only for Microsoft Windows.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

This dad2 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open dad2 file:

Canvas icon

ACD Systems International Inc. logoCanvas  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
ACD Systems International Inc.

Canvas is drawing software used to create technical illustrations and graphics. It is also able publish them via printers, or shared them on the Internet.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .dad2 file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .dad2 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 dad2 file, edit dad2 file, convert dad2 file, view dad2 file, play dad2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with dad2 file - Canvas for Mac data

Click on the software link for more information about Canvas. Canvas uses dad2 file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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