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.RAD File Extension

File Type 1Radar ViewPoint Radar Data

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
3.8 (5 Votes)
CategoryText Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is a RAD file?

Radar data analysis format used for locating aircraft and monitoring airspace.

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Programs that open RAD files
Windows
Radar ViewPoint
Updated 2006

File Type 2Reality Adlib Tracker Module

DeveloperReality
Popularity
3.5 (4 Votes)
CategoryAudio Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.RAD File Association 2

Module created by Reality AdLib Tracker, an audio tracking application; contains note and instrument information for a song; holds up to 32 patterns and 31 instruments; common size is 10k or less.

More Information

NOTE: Reality AdLib Tracker and Adlib Tracker II are DOS only applications but can be used through DOSBox, a DOS emulator, on contemporary PCs.

Programs that open RAD files
Updated 9/17/2013

File Type 3Citrix Rapid Application Delivery File

DeveloperCitrix
Popularity
3.0 (1 Vote)
CategorySettings Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

.RAD File Association 3

Configuration file used by Citrix XenApp (formerly Citrix Presentation Server) virtualization software; saved in a plain text format and contains a reference to a hosted application profile; used for launching streamed applications, which provide software to users on demand.

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RAD files are opened automatically by the Raderun.exe program included with XenApp. This program can also be run manually at the command line.

Programs that open RAD files
Windows
Citrix XenApp
Updated 4/29/2011

File Type 4VRAD Lights File

DeveloperValve
Popularity
2.6 (5 Votes)
Category3D Image Files
FormatXML

XML

This file is saved in an XML format. You can view the XML structure and contents of the file in a text editor.

.RAD File Association 4

3D lighting file used by VRAD, a command line program that adds light properties to a .BSP first-person shooter game map file; stores lighting properties for materials, which define the surface appearance of 3D objects.

More Information

RAD files are specified in an XML format. They can include settings for normal LDR and HDR (high dynamic range) color and intensity.

To compile lighting properties into an existing BSP map file, use the following command: vrad -lights bspmapname.rad

Programs that open RAD files
Updated 4/29/2011

File Type 5Radiance Scene File

DeveloperRadiance
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote)
Category3D Image Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

.RAD File Association 5

Scene file used by Radiance, a free ray tracing application; saves objects, materials, and lighting properties; serves as an input for generating an octree (.OCT) file so the scene can be rendered.

More Information

RAD files are saved in a text format, so they can be edited easily with a text editor before being converted for rendering.

Programs that open RAD files
Mac
Radiance
Linux
Radiance
Updated 4/29/2011

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