File Extension Library

.IPD File Extension

  • Developer by: Research In Motion
  • Category: Backup Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .IPD file?

.IPD file extension is created by Research In Motion. .IPD has been classified as Backup Files. The format of .IPD file is Binary.

.IPD is BlackBerry Backup File

Saved data from a BlackBerry mobile phone; created when a BlackBerry is backed up to a computer; saved in a database format and includes all data from the phone; can be used to restore a BlackBerry if the software on the phone becomes corrupted.

List of all softwares that can open the BlackBerry Backup File
Research In Motion BlackBerry Desktop Manager
Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor
Research In Motion BlackBerry Desktop Manager

How to Open .IPD file on different platforms

Open .IPD File on Windows

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

Open .IPD File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .IPD 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 .IPD File on Linux

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

Open .IPD File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .IPD 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 .IPD 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 .IPD files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .IPD files

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