The File Extensions Database


.BDD File Extension

  • Developer by: CARA
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .BDD file?

.BDD is CARA Sound Radiation Data File

Contains sound radiation information required for creating room acoustic calculations; used by CARA (Computer Aided Room Acoustics) software to simulate the auditory characteristics of a room or other type of space; saved along with the .BOX file when creating a customized CARA loudspeaker model.

How to solve problems with BDD files

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