The File Extensions Database


.Y8PD File Extension

  • Developer by: Spotmau Corporation
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .Y8PD file?

.Y8PD is Password Finder Yahoo! Mail / Yahoo! Messenger exported password file

The Y8PD file extension is used for exported password files from Yahoo! Mail / Yahoo! Messenger generated with the Password Finder utility. Most likely format unique to the program.


How to open:

Probably only works in Password Finder.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .y8pd file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with Y8PD files

  • Associate the Y8PD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any Y8PD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.Y8PD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the Y8PD file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .Y8PD is Password Finder Yahoo! Mail / Yahoo! Messenger exported password file. Because only the current version supports the latest Y8PD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Spotmau Corporation manufacturer website after an available .Y8PD is Password Finder Yahoo! Mail / Yahoo! Messenger exported password file update.
  • To make sure that your Y8PD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.