ZDX File Extension

ZDX file icon
Avery Design Clipart Index
  • Developer
    Avery Dennison Corporation
  • Category
  • Popularity
    3.8 (5 votes)

What is ZDX file?

Full format name of files that use ZDX extension is Avery Design Clipart Index. Avery Design Clipart Index specification was created by Avery Dennison Corporation. ZDX files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. ZDX file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 4332 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports ZDX files is DesignPro.

Programs which support ZDX file extension

The following listing features ZDX-compatible programs. ZDX files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support ZDX file

Windows Windows

How to open file with ZDX extension?

Problems with accessing ZDX may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with ZDX extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the DesignPro

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports ZDX files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the DesignPro developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading DesignPro installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update DesignPro to the latest version

You still cannot access ZDX files although DesignPro is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of DesignPro installed, it may not support ZDX format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using DesignPro.

Step 3. Set the default application to open ZDX files to DesignPro

After installing DesignPro (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open ZDX files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the ZDX file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the DesignPro installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open ZDX files box and clicking OK button.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the ZDX file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select DesignPro and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with ZDX extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the ZDX for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the ZDX file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the ZDX in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the ZDX is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the ZDX file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Ensure the file with ZDX extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the ZDX file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with ZDX extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle DesignPro

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support ZDX files. Close all running programs and try opening the ZDX file.

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 Avery Design Clipart Index file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle ZDX files.

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