How to open file with CDR extension?

CDR file description

When you come across files with .CDR extension, they generally contain computer drawings. The drawings are created using the popular CorelDraw Application. However, even other Corel applications can use files with .CDR extension. CorelDraw is otherwise called as Corel’s Graphics suit and it is created with a view to edit 2-dimensional images like logos and posters. The files with .CDR extension can be designed and can also be edited using CorelDraw with ease. Corel Corporation is the developer of this extension. A file with this extension also has other data like text, color, shapes and also effects apart from images.

Basic information about CDR file

File CDR is one of the files of the Vector Image Files category. Its full name is CorelDRAW Image File . File format CDR was created by Corel. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file CDR sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a CDR file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support CDR file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
Conversion of a CDR file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the CDR extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of CDR file conversion to a different format.
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the CDR file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the CDR file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the CDR file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the CDR file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the CDR file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the CDR file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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