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.PDMS File Extension

  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .PDMS file?

.PDMS file extension has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.PDMS is Plant Design Management System file

The PDMS abbreviation is commonly used for special CAD files for Plant Design Management System.

PDMS is not used as an actual file extension, and "PDMS files" generally use any of the existing CAD formats from their respective programs, such as Solidworks, AutoCAD etc.


How to open:

You can work with these files in suitable CAD programs.

How to convert:

Many of these formats can be likely exported to alternative CAD formats.

How to Open .PDMS file on different platforms

Open .PDMS File on Windows

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

Open .PDMS File on Mac

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

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

Open .PDMS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .PDMS files

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