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CDXML file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cdxml - ChemDraw XML Document

The CDXML document files are related to ChemOffice. CDXML file is a ChemDraw XML Document. ChemDraw is a major molecule editor developed by the cheminformatics company CambridgeSoft. ChemDraw is part of the ChemOffice suite of programs and is available for Macintosh and Microsoft Windows. CDXML is an XML encoding of CDX - a variant of CDX that complies with the XML specification.

Document files
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ChemDraw XML Document related extensions:
ChemDraw Stationery Document
ChemDraw Exchange Document

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cdxml file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cdxml files. Be especially cautious with .cdxml files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cdxml 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 .cdxml file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cdxl, ccxml, sdxml, cxml, cdml, dxml

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Creately Document Markup Language Document

Operating systems

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

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