File Extension Library

.EPD File Extension

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  • Category: Database Files

What is an .EPD file?

.EPD file extension is created by .EPD has been classified as Database Files.

.EPD is ChessDB Extended Position Description file

File extension epd seems to be mainly used in the free chess database called ChessDB, which has been developed by Dr. David Kirkby.

It looks like .epd files are some kind of databases with positions.


How to open:

It seems that you can work with this particular chess format only using ChessDB.

How to convert:

Unfortunately, we do not know about any possible conversion for .epd files.

How to Open .EPD file on different platforms

Open .EPD File on Windows

  • Right-click a .EPD
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .EPD file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .EPD files" Press "Ok"

Open .EPD File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .EPD file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .EPD File on Linux

Right click on the .EPD file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .EPD File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .EPD file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .EPD File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .EPD files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .EPD files

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