.CDXML File Extension

File Type:
ChemDraw XML File

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

What is a CDXML file?

Cdxml file extension has ChemDraw XML file type, developed by PerkinElmer, which is associated with the "data files" category.

Associated with ChemDraw, the file allows storing the molecular data, using XML formatting. It also enables users to store and share drawings containing text, atoms, fragments, and other data.

CDXML files are quite similar to binary .CDX files.

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

cdxml file icon
File Type:
ChemDraw XML File
Data Files

How to open CDXML file?

Double click the cdxml 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 .cdxml 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 cdxml 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 cdxml 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 CDXML 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 cdxml file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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