Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .cmd

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Command File

Batch file that contains a series of commands executed in order, can be run by Windows NT.
Detailed description not available
Category: Application files
Application: -
Program name: cmd.exe
Mime-type: application/cmd
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MS-DOS Batch File
Windows Command File
Executable File
Microsoft Windows Screensaver
Windows Explorer Shell Command
Windows Script File
Windows Script Component File
Unix Shell Script
AppleScript Script
PTC Creo CL Commands Data .cmd file icon

PTC Creo CL Commands Data

CMD file is a PTC Creo CL Commands Data. PTC Creo is a scalable, interoperable suite of product design software.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: PTC Creo
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
PTC Creo Assembly Member Information Data
PTC Creo Holemaking Parameter Data
PTC Creo Manufacturing Process Data
PTC Creo Milling Parameter Data
PTC Creo Tool Motion Parameter Data
PTC Creo Route Sheet Data
PTC Creo Turning Parameter Data
PTC Creo Cutting Tool Transfer Data
PTC Creo User-defined Feature Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Steinberg WaveLab Basic Audio CD Project
NTI CD/DVD-Maker Image
Chordastic Chord
Casio EX-word Dictionary Data
Kubotek KeyCreator Design Container
ClamAV Local Database
Cable Modem Configuration
Comic Collector Collection Data
Crazy Machines Experiment

The .cmd filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cmr (1), cme (1), cm (1), vmd (1), ckd (1), md (1), chd (1), fmd (1), cd (1), cnd (1), cmw (1), cms (1), cmf (1), cmc (1), xmd (1)

Can't open a .cmd file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cmd

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android