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Details of extension .2da

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .2da file extension, which is related to Bioware 2-Dimensional Array. We'll explain what exactly a .2da fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .2da files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the file format associated with this file extension!


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2da file - Bioware 2-Dimensional Array

Bioware 2-Dimensional Array

The 2DA file is a Bioware 2-Dimensional Array. A 2DA file is a plain-text file that describes a 2-dimensional array of data. In BioWare's games, 2DA files serve many purposes, and are often crucial to the proper functioning of the game and tools.
Category: Game Data files
Application: Neverwinter Nights
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.gic Bioware Aurora Game Instance Comments
.cbgt Bioware Compressed BackGround Tiles Data
.utp Bioware Aurora Placeable Object
.ute Bioware Aurora Encounter Data

The .2da file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .2da extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .2da file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.2d VersaCAD 2D Drawing
.wda WinDev Analysis Description
.da Gcov Data File
.2dx Beatmania IIDX Audio Container
.zda GP32 ZDA Compressed Archive
.eda Ensoniq ASR Disk Image

The .2da extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .2da filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

2a (1), zda (1), qda (1), d2a (1), 2d (1), wda (1), da (1), eda (1), 2dx (1)

Having trouble opening a .2da file?

If you want to open a .2da file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .2da association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.2da

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android