CSKIN file format description

Many people often share .cskin files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .cskin files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .cskin files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .cskin files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .cskin file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cskin - CD Art Display Skin

The CSKIN data files are related to CD Art Display. The CSKIN file is a CD Art Display Skin. CD Art Display is a free program for Microsoft Windows devices that displays cover art when music plays in popular media players. The CD Art Display seems to be no longer supported.

CD Art Display
Data files
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CD Art Display Skin related extensions:
Advent 3B2 Keyboard Definition Data
Autodesk Softimage Expression Text Data
BSL Bit Mask Data
ElmerGrid Mesh Definition File
MODELLER Secondary Structure Assignment Data
Mac OS X Finder Internet HTTP Location

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

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

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

dskin, skin

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .cskin filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .cskin:

Help and Manual Viewer Template
Amazon Lumberyard Skinned Character Data
Doom 3 Skin Data
InstallShield Compiled Skin Data
ASP.NET Skin Data
DockX Skin Data

Operating systems

At DataTypes.net, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by DataTypes.net:

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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