File Extension Library

.XFD File Extension

  • Developer by: UWI
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What are .XFD files and how to open them?

Can't open .XFD 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 .XFD file.

What is a .XFD file extension?

.XFD file extension is created by UWI. .XFD has been classified as Data Files. The format of .XFD file is Text.

.XFD is XFD File

File that uses the Extensible Forms Description Language (XFDL) standard to represent a structured, legally-binding business form; contains business form data including layout, digital signatures, inline expressions, and business transaction details; addresses business transaction needs for auditability, non-repudiation, preservation of context, and security.

XFD files are the same as .XFDL files. They were designed to create standardized business forms and are used in government and business transactions.

NOTE: The United States Airforce discontinued the use of IBM PureEdge Viewer. You should use the Lotus Forms Viewer instead.

List of all softwares that can open the XFD File
IBM Lotus Forms Viewer
File Type 2:

FormFlow 99 Form Data File

Developer by: JetForm Category: Data Files

File created in the FormFlow 99 format, which was developed by JetForm; contains page form element information, such as the names and values of text fields; used for storing form data that can be imported into a PDF document.

XFD files are similar to .XFDF files, except XFDF files are more common and have a newer format that uses XML formatting.

NOTE: FormFlow 99 XFD files should not be confused with Extensible Forms Description Language (XFDL) files, which also use the ".xfd" extension.

List of all softwares that can open the FormFlow 99 Form Data File
Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

How to fix problems with .XFD files

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