.mxd file extension
- ESRI ArcGIS map document file.
Each ArcGIS map document contains a page layout and one or more maps. Each map in turn can have multiple layers, tables, charts and reports associated with it.
The .mxd files are binary files in a proprietary format. They can only be opened and used using ESRI ArcGIS tools.
Can you add to this? Do you know of any applications not already listed which will work with .mxd files, view .mxd files or open .mxd files? Are you able to contribute any additional reference information or file format information about .mxd files or have you spotted any errors or omissions? If so please let us know by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org - Thank you.