File Extension Library

.QDP File Extension

  • Developer by: NASA
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .QDP file?

.QDP file extension is created by NASA. .QDP has been classified as Data Files. The format of .QDP file is Text.

.QDP is Quick and Dandy Plotter File

File used by Quick and Dandy Plotter (QDP), a program used to plot graphs from ASCII text input files; contains plotter coordinates, such as X and Y values; may also include commands to format the output.

QDP files store coordinates that can be plotted on a visual graph when input into the Quick and Dandy Plotter program.

The QDP program was originally developed at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center.

File Type 2:

MPQDraft Plugin File

Developer by: MPQDraft Category: Game Files Format: Binary

File used by MPQDraft, an open source program used to modify Blizzard games; contains game modification data used to control game content and create game patches.

QDP files can be embedded into .MPQ files. They are most commonly used to modify StarCraft, a real-time strategy game developed by Blizzard.

How to Open .QDP file on different platforms

Open .QDP File on Windows

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

Open .QDP File on Mac

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

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

Open .QDP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .QDP files

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