Open CDR file

The most common choise: CorelDRAW graphics file

How to open CorelDRAW graphics file .cdr files

cdr file icon Have you had trouble opening the cdr file on your computer? What are cdr files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is cdr file?

Graphics files that have a cdr file extension are stored in a distinctive, proprietary format from CorelDRAW. This format is utilized for creating artworks, detailed documents, or basic logos.

CorelDRAW graphics file description

CDR format is for years used in CorelDRAW for its default graphics format.

These files can contain both simple raster as well as vector elements, but are probably best suitable for making complex artworks and graphical documents.

There are actually several variants of the format, just sharing the same extension. The original files were much barebone compared to the modern version.

Suggested software to open cdr file

CorelDraw Graphics Suite

A set of applications used by professional graphic designers

There are other CDR filename extensions with the same .cdr suffix

cdr - Apple Final Cut Pro CD or DVD master image

Files with cdr file extension may also be found as CD/DVD master images created using the Apple Final Cut Pro software.

cdr - Bosch Crash Data Retrieval data

A cdr file extension is related to the Bosch Crash Data Retrieval data format.

cdr - RAW CD-format audio

A cdr file extension is related to the RAW CD-format audio format.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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