File Extension Library

.CMD File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Executable Files
  • Format: Text

What are .CMD files and how to open them?

Can't open .CMD file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CMD file.

What is a .CMD file extension?

.CMD file extension is created by Microsoft. .CMD has been classified as Executable Files. The format of .CMD file is Text.

.CMD is Windows Command File

Batch file that contains a series of commands executed in order; introduced with Windows NT, but can be run by DOS or Windows NT systems; similar to a .BAT file, but is run by CMD.EXE instead of COMMAND.COM.

Since CMD files are saved in a plain text format, they can be viewed and edited with a text editor.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Command File
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Notepad
Microsoft WordPad
Parallels Desktop for Mac with Windows installed
File Type 2 M.U.G.E.N. Character Commands File
Developer by: Elecbyte Category: Game Files Format: Text

Game file used by M.U.G.E.N., a free game engine used for creating 2D fighting games; saves the command set for a character, which defines what actions are taken when receiving keyboard input from the user; specifies when to kick, punch, jump, or take another action.

List of all softwares that can open the M.U.G.E.N. Character Commands File
Elecbyte M.U.G.E.N.

How to fix problems with .CMD files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CMD files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CMD file format
  2. You need to check the .CMD file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)