File Extension Library

.PD4 File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PD4 file?

.PD4 file extension is created by Microsoft. .PD4 has been classified as Data Files. The format of .PD4 file is Binary.

.PD4 is Windows Live Photo Gallery Information File

Database file used by Windows Live Photo Gallery, a program that allows users to manage home photos and movies; contains metadata describing personal images and videos, including the file name, properties, path, and thumbnail information; used to track multimedia file information.

By default, PD4 files use the name Pictures.pd4 and are stored in the following directory:
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Live Photo Gallery

NOTE: If a PD4 file database is corrupted, you may rename the existing PD4 file to OLD_Pictures.pd4 and Windows Live Photo Gallery will recreate the database.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Live Photo Gallery Information File
Microsoft Windows Live Photo Gallery
File Type 2 Clone Manager Primer File
Developer by: Sci-Ed Category: Data Files

Primer file created by Clone Manager, a program used for cloning simulation, enzyme operations, graphic map drawing; contains a primer sequence, source molecule information, a primer name, primer criteria, a description, and notes information.

NOTE: Primers can be added to .PX5 primer collection files for more convenient sharing of multiple primers between users.

List of all softwares that can open the Clone Manager Primer File
Sci-Ed Clone Manager
GSL Biotech SnapGene
GSL Biotech SnapGene

How to Open .PD4 file on different platforms

Open .PD4 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PD4
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PD4 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PD4 files" Press "Ok"

Open .PD4 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PD4 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 .PD4 File on Linux

Right click on the .PD4 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PD4 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PD4 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 .PD4 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 .PD4 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PD4 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PD4 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PD4 file format
  2. You need to check the .PD4 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)