Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .cdr

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cdr file?
  • Which program can create the .cdr file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cdr format?
  • What can convert .cdr files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cdr extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

CorelDraw Drawing .cdr file icon

CorelDraw Drawing

CDR file is a CorelDraw Drawing. This files are vector designs created in CorelDraw.
Category: Graphic files
Application: CorelDraw
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-coreldraw
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Adobe Illustrator Drawing
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Template
Computer Graphics Metafile
Corel Colour Palette
Corel Presents Presentation

Other types of files may also use the .cdr file extension. If you have helpful information about .cdr extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

ANDI/netCDF Chromatography Data
CHARTrunner Dashboard
Microsoft Windows Cardfile
Guitar Chord File
CrossFire Replay
SmartDraw Drawing
Broderbund PrintMaster Certificate
netCDF Data
ECMG Content Definition File

The .cdr filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

crd (30), cdf (28), ddr (14), cdt (14), dcr (12), cd (10), cfr (9), sdr (8), cvr (7), cer (7), cr (5), vdr (5), cdg (4), cwr (4), cdd (4)

Can't open a .cdr file?

If you want to open a .cdr file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cdr association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cdr

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 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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