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SXD file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.sxd - OpenOffice Draw Document

The SXD document files are related to OpenOffice Draw. The SXD file is an OpenOffice Draw Document. SXD is a vector file format which was used in older versions of OpenOffice. In version 2 and above, it has been superseded by the newer ODG format.

OpenOffice Draw
Document files
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OpenOffice Draw Document related extensions:
Business Office Pro Document
Uniform Office Format Text
.oos Spreadsheet
Thinkfree Office NEO Show Template
Hancom Office Hanshow Template
Thinkfree Office NEO Cell Template

.sxd - ArcScene Document

The SXD gis files are related to ESRI ArcScene. The SXD file is an ArcScene Document. ESRI ArcScene is a 3D visualization application that allows you to view your GIS data in three dimensions.

ESRI ArcScene
GIS files
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ArcScene Document related extensions:
SeeYou Raster Map
ArcGlobe Document
Survey Pro Data
XMap for Mac Data
ArcGIS World Data
OziExplorer 2 Map

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

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

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

cxd, exd, qxd, sad, scd, sd, sdd, sdx, ssd, sx, sxc, sxe, sxf, sxr, sxs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft Schedule Plus Document
Kivuto Secure Download Manager Data
Panorama GIS Storage and eXchange Format Data
TIFF Screened Data
Intuit TurboTax Tax Line Items
CaptiveWorks Satellite Receiver Channel Database

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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