XFD file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xfd - XFDL Document

The XFD file is an Extensible Forms Description Language (XFDL) Document. XFDL is a use of the XML that provides a standard way to define the data fields and layout for a complex business or government form for digital storage and display.

Document files
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XFDL Document related extensions:
Microsoft XPS Fixed Document Sequence
COCO Flowsheet Document
Corel WordPerfect Document Backup
Sealed PowerPoint Template
Microsoft Encarta Document
Compressed GEDCOM Document

.xfd - Microfocus Acu4GL Extended Description

The XFD development files are related to Microfocus Acu4GL. The XFD file is a Microfocus Acu4GL Extended Description. Acu4GL is a COBOL-to-RDBMS interface that automatically translates COBOL file I/O into database-specific SQL requests and vice versa.

Microfocus Acu4GL
Development files
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Microfocus Acu4GL Extended Description related extensions:
Rust Source Code
Euphoria Include File
Unity Pro Full Application Exchange Data
R Source Code
BASIS Binary Resource Data
3D Gamestudio Terrain Data

.xfd - JetForm FormFlow 99 Form Data

The XFD data files are related to JetForm FormFlow. The XFD file is a JetForm FormFlow 99 Form Data. JetForm FormFlow is a comprehensive business form and workflow automation tool. The JetForm FormFlow seems to be no longer supported.

JetForm FormFlow
Data files
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JetForm FormFlow 99 Form Data related extensions:
PlayStation Network Downloader Data
KeyTruss Truss Data
Visilogic Utilities Data Table
forScore Metadata
Autodesk Simulation Mechanical DDAM Displacement Results Data
ARCserve Backup Journal Data

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

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

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

afd, cfd, dfd, fd, fxd, sfd, xbd, xcd, xd, xdd, xdf, xed, xf, xfc, xff

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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µVision Intermediary Pseudo-XML Data
TunerPro Definition File
NiceLabel Form Data

Operating systems

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