File Extension Library

.VCD File Extension

  • Developer by: H+H
  • Category: Disk Image Files

What are .VCD files and how to open them?

Can't open .VCD file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .VCD file.

What is a .VCD file extension?

.VCD file extension is created by H+H. .VCD has been classified as Disk Image Files.

.VCD is Virtual CD

A VCD file is a disc image of a CD or DVD and is recognized by Windows as an actual disc, even though the data is on the hard drive. VCD files allow CDs and DVDs to be used without requiring physical drives and is useful for mounting discs on network computers.

If you receive a VCD file, you can open it with select CD and DVD burning and ripping programs, such as H+H Software Virtual CD, Roxio Popcorn, Roxio Toast, and Roxio Creator NXT Pro. VCD files can also be played with the free MPlayer.

List of all softwares that can open the Virtual CD
H+H Software Virtual CD
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6
WinMount International WinMount
Roxio Toast 17
Roxio Popcorn
File Type 2:

FarStone Virtual Drive

Category: Disk Image Files

Copy of a CD or unprotected DVD saved as a compressed image, or virtual disc; can be run in place of the original disc in any one of up to 23 virtual drives.

List of all softwares that can open the FarStone Virtual Drive
FarStone VirtualDrive 16 Pro
EZB Systems UltraISO
File Type 3:

Valve Choreography Data File

Developer by: Valve Category: Data Files Format: Text

File used by the Valve Source game engine; created by the Faceposer tool, which is included with the Source SDK; saves facial expressions, lip-syncs, and motion sequences for actors in the scene; often used for scripting cutscenes.

VCD files are saved in an XML-like text format.

List of all softwares that can open the Valve Choreography Data File
Valve Source SDK
File Type 4:

Value Change Dump File

Category: Data Files

Data dump generated by logic simulation programs and saved in a text format; contains header information, variable definitions, and value changes for specified variables; value changes are given in scalar or vector format, based on the type of variable.

List of all softwares that can open the Value Change Dump File
Altera Quartus II

How to fix problems with .VCD files

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