The File Extensions Database

.CND File Extension

  • Developer by: Melco
  • Category: CAD Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CND file?

.CND is Melco Condensed Embroidery File

File used by Melco embroidery machines; contains a stitch design and supports vector graphics that allow the design to be resized without losing quality; not supported by many embroidery software programs.

Programs that open Melco Condensed Embroidery File
Dakota AlphaSizer
Coats EDV
Melco Sizer

How to solve problems with CND files

  • Associate the CND file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CND file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CND files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CND file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CND is Melco Condensed Embroidery File. Because only the current version supports the latest CND file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Melco manufacturer website after an available .CND is Melco Condensed Embroidery File update.
  • To make sure that your CND file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.