XCMD file format description
Many people share .xcmd files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .xcmd file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .xcmd files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.xcmd - HyperCard External Commands
The XCMD development files are related to HyperCard. XCMD file is a HyperCard External Commands. HyperCard is application software and a programming tool for Apple Macintosh and Apple IIGS computers. The HyperCard seems to be no longer supported.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .xcmd file extension. Even harmful programs can create .xcmd files. Be especially cautious with .xcmd files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .xcmd 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 .xcmd file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
acmd, cmd, dcmd, xcd, xcm, xmcd, xmd
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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