CDR file format description
Many people share .cdr files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cdr file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cdr files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cdr - CorelDraw Drawing
CDR file is a CorelDraw Drawing. This files are vector designs created in CorelDraw.
- .cdr file format description:
- CDR format
- Graphic files
- - / -
- CorelDraw Drawing related links:
- CorelDraw Drawing related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cdr file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cdr files. Be especially cautious with .cdr files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cdr 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .cdr file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ddr, ccr, cxr, cvr, crr, cr, cer, xdr, cdg, sdr, cde, dr, cd, dcr, cwr
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- ASTM Continuity of Care Record
- CHARTrunner Dashboard
- Broderbund PrintMaster Certificate
- Final Draft Document
- netCDF Data
- Delphi Component Resource
If you find the information on this page useful, please feel free to link to this page.
If you have useful information about the .cdr file format, then write to us!