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QRD File Extension

BI/Query Result Data Format

What is QRD file?

Full format name of files that use QRD extension is BI/Query Result Data Format. Files with QRD extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with QRD extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 5907 various file formats. The most popular software that supports QRD files is BI Query Chart Editor. On the official website of Hummingbird Ltd. developer not only will you find detailed information about theBI Query Chart Editor software, but also about QRD and other supported file formats.

Programs which support QRD file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support QRD files. Files with QRD suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support QRD file

Updated: 02/21/2021

How to open file with QRD extension?

Problems with accessing QRD may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with QRD extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install BI Query Chart Editor

Install software to open QRD file Problems with opening and working with QRD files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with QRD files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install BI Query Chart Editor. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit BI Query Chart Editor website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of BI Query Chart Editor

Update software that support file extension QRDIf you already have BI Query Chart Editor installed on your systems and QRD files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. This can be one of the causes why QRD files are not compatible with BI Query Chart Editor. The latest version of BI Query Chart Editor should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign BI Query Chart Editor to QRD files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate QRD files with latest version of BI Query Chart Editor you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with QRD file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the QRD file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where BI Query Chart Editor is installed, check the Always use this app to open QRD files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with QRD file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected QRD file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with QRD extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the QRD for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the QRD file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check QRD file for viruses
1. Check the QRD file for viruses or malware

If the QRD is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the QRD file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. QRD file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the QRD file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. It could happen the the download process of file with QRD extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the BI/Query Result Data Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open BI Query Chart Editor

If the systems has insufficient resources to open QRD files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with BI/Query Result Data Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle QRD files.

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