File Extension Library

.XFDL File Extension

  • Developer by: UWI
  • Category: Web Files
  • Format: XML

What are .XFDL files and how to open them?

Can't open .XFDL 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 .XFDL file.

What is a .XFDL file extension?

.XFDL file extension is created by UWI. .XFDL has been classified as Web Files. The format of .XFDL file is XML.

.XFDL is XFDL File

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

XFDL files were designed to create standardized and interchangeable business forms. They were adapted from the Universal Forms Description Language (UDFL) to include the XML format. They are used in business and government e-Commerce transactions.

NOTE: IBM acquired PureEdge Solutions, the developer of the PureEdge Viewer program. The United States Airforce has discontinued the use of the PureEdge Viewer software. You should use the Lotus Forms Viewer instead.

List of all softwares that can open the XFDL File
IBM Lotus Forms Viewer
Microsoft Notepad

How to fix problems with .XFDL files

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