CMD file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .cmd file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .cmd file?
- What program do I need to open a .cmd file?
- How can the .cmd file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .cmd files to another format?
- Where can I find the specifications for .cmd?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .cmd extension?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Batch file that contains a series of commands executed in order, can be run by Windows NT.
Other types of files may also use the .cmd file extension.
The .cmd file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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Can't open a .cmd file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .cmd file association, check the FAQ.
Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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