The File Extensions Database

.XMDX File Extension

  • Developer by: ExamSoft
  • Category: Encoded Files

What is an .XMDX file?

.XMDX is ExamSoft Answer File

An XMDX file is an answer file used by ExamSoft, an online assessment-management program. It contains the final, completed version of an exam, which includes encrypted answers.

The XMDX file is created by SofTest, an ExamSoft application for Windows and OS X. When completing an exam using SofTest, an XMDX file is generated to contain the answers. This file is located in the Answers folder in the SofTest installation directory on your computer. You can then upload the XMDX file to the ExamSoft cloud.

ExamSoft allows you to control the entire testing process. It includes exam creation, delivery, scoring, administration, and analysis. It is commonly used in the K-12, undergrad, nursing, medical, pharmacy, law, and dental fields of study.

Programs that open ExamSoft Answer File

How to solve problems with XMDX files

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