Files with VCD extension can also be in some old Video CD format.

There are 5 other file types using
the VCD file extension!

vcd icon.vcd - Virtual CD-ROM CD image file [common]

empty icon.vcd - VisualCADD drawing file

vcd icon.vcd - VirtualDrive CD image

empty icon.vcd - Value change dump file

empty icon.vcd - Valve Choreography Data format

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VCD file extension - Video CD file

What is vcd file? How to open vcd files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The VCD file extension is used for Video CD files. Used on Video CD's along with movie video files.

Help how to open VCD files:

Many common video formats can be played back with some universal media player like VLC player. However, some highly specialized and proprietary formats may only be supported in certain players that are usually provided by the original developer.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open video and movie files

How to convert file with extension VCD:

Generally speaking, you will need a multimedia converter if you want to convert one video format to another. You can find hundreds of converters on the internet, but their quality may vary and many may not even support every video format. So always use some of the more popular and reliable software first.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert video and movie files

Find conversions from vcd file:

vcd to ashdisk

vcd to bin

vcd to dwg

vcd to iso

vcd to mdf

vcd to mp4

vcd to toast

Find converter to vcd file type:

ashdisc to vcd

avi to vcd

bin to vcd

img to vcd

iso to vcd

mdf to vcd

udf to vcd

File identification strings:

HEX code: 45 4E 54 52 59 56 43 44 02 00 00 01 02 00 18 58
ASCII code: ENTRYVCD.......X

List of software applications associated to the .vcd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open vcd file, edit vcd file, convert vcd file, view vcd file, play vcd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting vcd files.

  • Open vcd file
  • Play vcd file
  • Convert vcd file
  • Burn vcd file

Software that open vcd file - Video CD file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open vcd file action.

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