There are 11 other file types using
the VDF file extension!

empty icon.vdf - AntiVir virus definition

empty icon.vdf - Gothic game data

vdf icon.vdf - Steam Client data

empty icon.vdf - ViewCave video data

empty icon.vdf - VersaCheck database

empty icon.vdf - Vexira Antivirus virus definition

empty icon.vdf - Visionary Deposition Viewer database

empty icon.vdf - Left 4 Dead install script

empty icon.vdf - Piranha Bytes Gothic game data

empty icon.vdf - Two Worlds 2 static model

empty icon.vdf - Divinity: Original Sin game data

VDF file extension - VirtualDub filter plug-in

What is vdf file? How to open vdf files?

File type specification:

Plugin, addon file type icon Plugin, addon file type

File extension vdf is associated with the VirtualDub, a popular video encoding and decoding utility.

A .vdf file is a filter plug-in. Filter plug-ins are used to add additional features or support to the VirtualDub.

VirtualDub filters can be installed to VirtualDub by copy vdf files into a plugins sub-folder in the VirtualDub folder.

Updated: November 23, 2023

The default software associated to open vdf file:

VirtualDub icon

VirtualDub  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Avery Lee

VirtualDub is an application for video capturing and processing. It is developed exclusively for Windows platform and available for free under GNU license.

Help how to open:

The VDF is the default plug-in format used by VirtualDub and hence can be imported to it.

How to convert:

There is no way how to convert *.vdf files to other formats.

File identification strings:

HEX code: 4D 5A
ASCII code: MZ

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with vdf file - VirtualDub filter plug-in

Click on the software link for more information about VirtualDub. VirtualDub uses vdf 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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