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.RRD File Extension

File TypeReduced Resolution Dataset File

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CategoryGIS Files

What is an RRD file?

GIS file created by geospatial processing programs such as ERDAS IMAGINE and ArcGIS Desktop; stores a reduced dataset from an original raster image using pyramid layers, which speed up the display of raster maps; often used for saving discrete zoom levels on a map.

More Information

RRD files are commonly generated from raster data in GeoTIFF .TIF files or JPEG 2000 .JP2 files.

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Programs that open RRD files

Updated 3/8/2011

About RRD Files

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