Files with epd suffix can be mainly found as part of the free ChessDB chess database. Used to store chess position descriptions in a database.

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Software that open epd file

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EPD file extension - ChessDB Extended Position Description file

What is epd file? How to open epd files?

File type specification:

Database file type icon Database file type

File extension epd seems to be mainly used in the free chess database called ChessDB, which has been developed by Dr. David Kirkby.

It looks like .epd files are some kind of databases with positions.


The default software associated to open epd file:

ChessDB picture or screenshot logoChessDB  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ChessDB is a free chess database which can be used on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple Macs running OS X, FreeBSD, as well as most if not all modern UNIX versions. The program has translations into English, Spanish, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian and Swedis

Help how to open:

It seems that you can work with this particular chess format only using ChessDB.

How to convert:

Unfortunately, we do not know about any possible conversion for .epd files.

Related links:

ChessDB reference site

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with epd file - ChessDB Extended Position Description file

Click on the software link for more information about ChessDB. ChessDB uses epd 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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