File Extension Library

.VDPROJ File Extension

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

What is an .VDPROJ file?

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

.VDPROJ is Visual Studio Setup and Deployment Project

Software development project created by Visual Studio, an application that allows developers to create Windows programs; stores project build settings and file references; often used for building and packaging Windows installation programs.

Setup and deployment projects are commonly built into .MSI or .EXE files, which can are used for software installation in Windows. VDPROJ files are saved in a text format and can be viewed with a text editor if needed.

NOTE: Previously, setup and deployment projects were saved with the .VDP extension.

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

How to Open .VDPROJ file on different platforms

Open .VDPROJ File on Windows

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

Open .VDPROJ File on Mac

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

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

Open .VDPROJ File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VDPROJ files

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