The File Extensions Database

.AFD File Extension

  • Developer by: Planit
  • Category: CAD Files

What is an .AFD file?

.AFD is Alphacam Flame Drawing

CAD file created by Alphacam, a CAD woodworking application; contains a flame drawing, which specifies a 3D design that will be cut using a flame tool; can be used for cutting simple parts or complex five-axis 3D components.

Programs that open Alphacam Flame Drawing
Planit Alphacam
File Type 2 AFF Disk Image Part File
Developer by: Basis Technology Category: Disk Image Files Format: Binary

Part of a split archive created from an .AFF (Advanced Forensics Format) disk image; allows large AFF files to be split into smaller segments so they can be managed easier; helps with 32-bit file systems where the file size limit is 2GB; also helps with storage limitations with DVD backups.

Programs that open AFF Disk Image Part File
PassMark OSForensics

How to solve problems with AFD files

  • Associate the AFD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AFD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AFD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AFD 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 .AFD is Alphacam Flame Drawing. Because only the current version supports the latest AFD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Planit manufacturer website after an available .AFD is Alphacam Flame Drawing update.
  • To make sure that your AFD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.