UDF File Extension

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Universal Disk Format Format
  • Developer
    Optical Storage Technology Association
  • Popularity
    2.9 (8 votes)

What is UDF file?

UDF (Universal Disk Format) file format is used to store disk image files. UDF file contains collection of file using the directory structure defined in he UDF standard. The format was developed by Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA).

UDF file format applications

UDF standard is commonly used for burining CDs, DVDs or Blu-rays, and storing file collections on other storage devices, for example flash drives.

Popularity of UDF format

Althoug UDF format rather popular, UDF files are not commonly used. Some recording software use UDF standard, but save created files in other formats.

Advantages of UDF file format

By using UDF standard to create media its is possible to delete or modify files on the target device even after they have been written.

Programs that support UDF file

Conversion of a UDF file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the UDF extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of UDF file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from UDF extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to UDF file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the UDF file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the UDF file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the UDF file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the UDF file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the UDF file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the UDF file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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