CORD file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cord - Visual Studio Cord Data

The CORD development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. The CORD file is a Visual Studio Cord Data. Microsoft Visual Studio is a software development environment built on the .NET Framework that is designed for managing projects and development work in a variety of languages.

Microsoft Visual Studio
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Visual Studio Cord Data related extensions:
QuickBMS Script
VersaPro Reference View Table
iWeb Theme Template
Limbo Source Code
MCS Markup Editor Java Server Page
Gambas V2 Application

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

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

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

cod, cor, core, crd, ord

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Open Reminder Database
Microsoft C Compiler Output
Trimble Corrected SSF
BlackBerry COD Archive
CYANA DG Cartesian Coordinate File
WindLDR Binary PLC Data

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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