File Extension Library

.MARKDN File Extension

  • Developer by: John Gruber
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What are .MARKDN files and how to open them?

Can't open .MARKDN 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 .MARKDN file.

What is a .MARKDN file extension?

.MARKDN file extension is created by John Gruber. .MARKDN has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .MARKDN file is Text.

.MARKDN is Markdown File

Text documentation file created using the Markdown markup language; may be named README.markdn and often contains the readme for a software development project; uses plain text markups that can be used to render the documentation with formatting (e.g., bold, indentations, headers, etc.).

Markdown files more commonly use the .MARKDOWN and .MD file extensions.

List of all softwares that can open the Markdown File
Microsoft Notepad
MacroMates TextMate
Apple TextEdit

How to fix problems with .MARKDN files

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