The .HDF4 file extension is related to the HDF4 File Format used for storing and managing data between machines.

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Software that works with hdf4 file extension

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What is hdf4 file? How to open hdf4 files?

File type specification:

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The HDF4 file extension is associated with the HDF4 File Format used as a library and multi-object file format for storing and managing data between machines. The .hdf4 file stores various data that are viewable in the HDFView.

The default software associated to hdf4 file type:

HDFView picture or screenshot

The HDF Group logoHDFView  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
The HDF Group

HDFView is a visual tool for browsing and editing HDF4 and HDF5 bitmap files.

Help how to open:

Use HDFView to open .hdf4 files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .hdf4 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 .hdf4 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 hdf4 file, edit hdf4 file, convert hdf4 file, view hdf4 file, play hdf4 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • View hdf4 file

hdf4 file viewer - programs that view hdf4 file - HDF4 file

Programs supporting the exension hdf4 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about HDFView for view hdf4 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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