File Extension Library


.VDAT File Extension

  • Developer by: Carina Software
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .VDAT file?

.VDAT file extension is created by Carina Software. .VDAT has been classified as Various data Files.

.VDAT is SkyGazer data

The vdat file extension is associated with the SkyGazer for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac (macOS) operating systems and used for its default data format. SkyGazer is a software for amateur astronomers.

The vdat file stores some kind of data.


How to open:

You cannot open this type of *.vdat files manually, they are automatically accessed by the program itself.

How to convert:

This file type is not meant to be converted to anything else, it just contains data for the SkyGazer software.

How to Open .VDAT file on different platforms

Open .VDAT File on Windows

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

Open .VDAT File on Mac

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

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

Open .VDAT File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VDAT files

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