The File Extensions Database


.PFD File Extension

  • Developer by: iGrafx
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PFD file?

.PFD is Micrografx Optima! File

Flowchart created with of Micrografx Optima!, an older diagramming application; may include various diagram elements that represent entities, information flows, and other business process modeling constructs.

PFD files can still be opened by iGrafx Process, a successor to the Micrografx modeling software.

Programs that open Micrografx Optima! File
Windows
iGrafx Process

How to solve problems with PFD files

  • Associate the PFD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any PFD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.PFD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the PFD file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .PFD is Micrografx Optima! File. Because only the current version supports the latest PFD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the iGrafx manufacturer website after an available .PFD is Micrografx Optima! File update.
  • To make sure that your PFD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.