Files with thd extension can commonly be found as audio files in Dolby TrueHD multi-channel lossless audio codec.

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THD file extension - Dolby TrueHD audio data

What is thd file? How to open thd files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

File extension thd is associated with the Dolby TrueHD, a multi channel lossless audio codec developed by Dolby Digital Laboratories.

It is used to store high quality surround sound on HD DVD and Blu-ray video disks. It is successor of AC3 audio codec for classic DVD video disks.

A .thd file contains grabbed audio from HD DVD, Blu-ray disk in Dolby TrueHD audio format.

The thd audio files are often stored in Matroska MKV container with video files, subtitle files etc.

Updated: June 8, 2020

The default software associated to open thd file:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logoVLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
VideoLAN Project Team

Very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other operating systems and platforms.

VLC can playback many of the video formats (AVI, MKV, OGV, WMV, ASF, MOV...) and audio formats (MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, FLAC...) as well as support of subtitles for video. It can also be used as a streaming server and multimedia transcoder.

Help how to open:

Use VLC media player to playback *.thd audio files.

How to convert:

Some software may be able to export *.thd files to other formats.

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

thd file players - programs that can play thd file - Dolby TrueHD audio data

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch devices):

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