The File Extensions Database

.XMCD File Extension

  • Developer by: Parametric Technology Corporation
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .XMCD file?

.XMCD is Mathcad Worksheet File

XML-based worksheet created with Mathcad, an engineering calculation program developed by Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC); may contain both math and text elements.

Mathcad was originally developed by Mathsoft, which was acquired by Parametric Technology Corporation in 2006.

Programs that open Mathcad Worksheet File
PTC Mathcad Prime 4.0
SMath Studio

How to solve problems with XMCD files

  • Associate the XMCD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any XMCD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.XMCD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the XMCD 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 .XMCD is Mathcad Worksheet File. Because only the current version supports the latest XMCD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Parametric Technology Corporation manufacturer website after an available .XMCD is Mathcad Worksheet File update.
  • To make sure that your XMCD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.