.QXD File Extension

Developer:
Quark Software
File Type:
QuarkXPress Document
Popularity:

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

What is a QXD file?

Qxd file extension has QuarkXPress Document file type, developed by Quark Software, which is associated with the "page layout files" category.

Typically generated by QuarkXPress 5, the file stores formatted text. It can also save images along with page layout properties. The file allows creating various page layouts for books, newspapers, brochures, etc.

In the latest versions of QuarkXPress, starting with QuarkXPress 6, the QXD file extension has been replaced with the .QXP extension.

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

qxd file icon
Developer:
Quark Software
File Type:
QuarkXPress Document
Category:
Page Layout Files
Format:
Binary

How to open QXD file?

Double click the qxd 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 .qxd 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 qxd 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".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the qxd 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 QXD files

  • Windows Windows
    • QuarkXPress QuarkXPress
    • Adobe InDesign with Q2ID Plugin Adobe InDesign with Q2ID Plugin
  • MacOS MacOS
    • QuarkXPress QuarkXPress
    • Adobe InDesign with Q2ID Plugin Adobe InDesign with Q2ID Plugin

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 qxd file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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