.CDX File Extension

File Type:
CorelDRAW Compressed File

Having trouble opening .cdx extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cdx files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cdx files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CDX file?

Cdx file extension has CorelDRAW Compressed file type, developed by Corel, which is associated with the "vector image files" category.

CorelDRAW is a program for vector-graphics editing, and it is responsible for creating files with this extension. CDX files serve as a bank for compressed CDR files. This way it becomes possible to save space on the disk needed for drawing. CDX files are perfect for saving drawing on external media or sharing smaller files on the Web.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cdx file icon
File Type:
CorelDRAW Compressed File
Vector Image Files

How to open CDX file?

Double click the cdx file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cdx extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cdx extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cdx file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CDX files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cdx file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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