File Extension Library

.EDU File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What are .EDU files and how to open them?

Can't open .EDU file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .EDU file.

What is a .EDU file extension?

.EDU file extension has been classified as Various data Files.

.EDU is EDU Internet domain

The EDU is not a file extension, but it is used as top-level domain that means education.

EDU is the sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet for educational institutions, primarily those in the United States.

Although not officially mandated for much of the domain's existence, in practice it has been used primarily for U.S.-based four-year universities.

Starting in 2001, it was officially restricted to accredited postsecondary institutions and organizations that are accredited by nationally recognized accrediting agencies.

How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

There is probably no real way how you can convert this particular file type to anything else.

How to fix problems with .EDU files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .EDU files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .EDU file format
  2. You need to check the .EDU file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)