CDED file format description

Many people share .cded files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cded file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cded files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cded - Canadian Digital Elevation Data

The CDED data files are related to FME Desktop. The CDED file is a Canadian Digital Elevation Data. The Canadian Digital Elevation Data is produced by Natural Resources Canada. The CDED data set consists of 30 metre and 90 metre resolution digital elevation models (DEM) of Canada.

FME Desktop
Data files
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Canadian Digital Elevation Data related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .cded file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cded files. Be especially cautious with .cded files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cded 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:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .cded file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cdd, cde, cdev, ced, ded

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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VisionTools Pro-E Smart Graphic Configuration
CD Architect Driver
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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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