File Extension Library

.KBD File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .KBD file?

.KBD file extension is created by Autodesk. .KBD has been classified as Settings Files.

.KBD is 3ds Max Keyboard Shortcuts File

File created by 3ds Max, a 3D modeling and animation program; contains hotkeys and other keyboard shortcuts for menus and functions in the application; can be the default configuration installed by the program, or a custom configuration created by the user.

List of all softwares that can open the 3ds Max Keyboard Shortcuts File
Autodesk 3ds Max 2018
File Type 2 Keyboard Layout Script
Category: System Files

Alternative keyboard layout generated by a custom keyboard generation program; modifies which characters are entered by each key of the keyboard; allows users to switch between multiple key mappings.

List of all softwares that can open the Keyboard Layout Script
IDM UltraEdit
Janko's Keyboard Generator

How to Open .KBD file on different platforms

Open .KBD File on Windows

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

Open .KBD File on Mac

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

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

Open .KBD File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .KBD files

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