File Extension Library

.VDP File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .VDP file?

.VDP file extension is created by Microsoft. .VDP has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .VDP file is Binary.

.VDP is Visual Studio Deployment Project

Setup and deployment project created by Visual Studio, a Microsoft application used to develop Windows programs; contains settings for building and packaging a project; commonly used for deploying installer files, such as .MSI files.

NOTE: Deployment projects in Visual Studio 2010 use the .VDPROJ extension. VDP files can be imported and converted to VDPROJ files in Visual Studio 2010.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Deployment Project
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to Open .VDP file on different platforms

Open .VDP File on Windows

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

Open .VDP File on Mac

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

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

Open .VDP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VDP files

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