Open .cmd file Extension

File Type : Executable file type

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .cmd file?

The files with the .cmd extension are the batch file that contain a series of commands that are executed in order. It was introduced with Mac NT, but can be run by DOS as well. A .CMD file is similar to a .BAT file, but is run by CMD.EXE instead of COMMAND.COM. Since CMD files are saved in plain text, they can be viewed and edited with a text editor.

Recommended Software Programs to open .cmd file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • Parallels Desktop for Mac with Windows installed
Microsoft Windows:
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Notepad++
  • Other Text Editor
  • Microsoft Notepad
  • Microsoft WordPad