Files with vda extension can be mostly found as designs and models saved in CAD VDA-FS data exchange file format.

There is one other file type using
the VDA file extension!

vda icon.vda - Truevision Targa bitmap image

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Software that open vda file

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VDA file extension - CAD VDA-FS data exchange format

What is vda file? How to open vda files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension vda is related to VDA-FS format, a data exchange format for the transfer of surface models from one CAD system to another.

Its name stands for Verband der Automobilindustrie - Flächenschnittstelle, which translates to the organisation of the automotive industry - surface translation format. Standard was specified by the German organization VDA.

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Updated: April 14, 2024

The default software associated to open vda file:

AutoCAD icon

Autodesk, Inc. logoAutoCAD  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

A CAD designing software with the powerful, flexible features. It is a CAD development platform that provides tools to build custom AutoCAD-based software products for specific markets. The default file formats using by AutoCAD are: DWG and DXF.

Help how to open:

You can open these *.vda files in AutoCAD and other engineering CAD programs.

How to convert:

Many CAD programs support this format, so it is likely that the data can be converted to other similar file types.

Find conversions from vda file:

vda to dwg

vda to iges

vda to igs

vda to jpg

vda to psd

vda to wbmp

Find converter to vda file type:

dwf to vda

dwg to vda

fxg to vda

ics to vda

iges to vda

igs to vda

stp to vda

List of software applications associated to the .vda 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 vda file, edit vda file, convert vda file, view vda file, play vda 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting vda files.

Software that open vda file - CAD VDA-FS data exchange format

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

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