D7 chord

D7 chord for guitar in different forms, including open and barre chords.



D7 chord diagram

The most common way to play the chord. Avoid playing on the 5th and 6th strings. D7 is a four-note chord consisting of D, F#, A, C.

Alternative shapes

D7 barre

  • D7 barre shape

D7 barre

  • D7 barre shape


  • C7 voicing


  • D7 shape

Relevant chords


  • D7sus4 shape


  • D7/F# chord diagram


  • D7/A chord diagram

Theory and information


For D7/F#, also possible is 2X0212.

Try in a chord progression

D7 - A7 - G7 - D7 (see with diagrams in pdf)

Chord names

D7 is a dominant chord. D7/F#, D7/A and D7/C are inversions of the chord.

Notes in the chord

The notes that the D7 chord consists of are D, F#, A, C.
To get D9 add E.
To get Dmaj7 replace C with C#.


D7 (no3) is a D dominant 7th with no third (F#).
D7 (no5) is a D dominant 7th with no fifth (A).

Written in tab format (main version in open position)

- 2 -
- 1 -
- 2 -
- 0 -
- - -
- - -

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