The File Extensions Database

.ABDATA File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .ABDATA file?

.ABDATA is Adobe Bridge Data File

File used by Adobe Bridge, an Adobe Creative Suite file management application; can include various types of data, including preferences and application keywords; used by Adobe Bridge 1.0.2 and earlier.

Programs that open Adobe Bridge Data File
Adobe Bridge CC 2019
Adobe Bridge CC 2019

How to solve problems with ABDATA files

  • Associate the ABDATA file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ABDATA file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ABDATA files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ABDATA file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ABDATA is Adobe Bridge Data File. Because only the current version supports the latest ABDATA file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .ABDATA is Adobe Bridge Data File update.
  • To make sure that your ABDATA file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.