Files with vdo file extension is related to the WM97/Heathen-A (Heathen Virus).

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

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Software that works with vdo file extension

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VDO file extension - Heathen Virus data

What is vdo file? How to open vdo files?

File type specification:

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The vdo file extension is related to the Heathen Virus (also known as WM97/Heathen-A), a malware programmed for Microsoft Windows 95/98/Me.

The vdo file contains data used by this virus.

This vdo file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to vdo file type:

Avast Antivirus icon

AVAST Software a.s. logoAvast Antivirus  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
AVAST Software a.s.

Avast antivirus is one of the most used antivirus programs with over 220 mil. users. The Essential version is available for free and can be upgraded to All-inclusive or Top-notch editions.

The program is available mainly for Windows, but there is also version for Mac, Linux and main mobile OS platforms for Android phones and Apple iPhones/iPads.

Help how to open VDO files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension VDO:

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

  • Others vdo file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with vdo file - Heathen Virus data

Click on the software link for more information about Avast Antivirus. Avast Antivirus uses vdo 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.).

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