Files with cdf-ms file extension are related to Microsoft Visual Studio and used for a binary version of manifest files generated along .dll files.

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Software that open cdf-ms file

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CDF-MS file extension - ClickOnce Deployment binary manifest

What is cdf-ms file? How to open cdf-ms files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

cdf-ms file icon: cdf-ms filetype icon

File extension cdf-ms is mainly related to Microsoft Visual Studio development environment.

The .cdf-ms files are binary versions of manifest files, which are generated for each dll library used when a ClickOnce Deployment function is used.

ClickOnce is a deployment technology that enables you to create self-updating Windows-based applications.

The default software associated to open cdf-ms file:

Microsoft Visual Studio icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Visual Studio  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) used to create applications for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, .NET Framework, Silverlight as well as dynamic websites and web applications. Visual Studio is available for Windows and Mac.

Help how to open:

You cannot access this file type manually, it is loaded together with the generated dll library.

How to convert:

Manifest files cannot be usually converted, they just contain metadata for another file.

List of software applications associated to the .cdf-ms file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open cdf-ms file, edit cdf-ms file, convert cdf-ms file, view cdf-ms file, play cdf-ms file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting cdf-ms files.

Programs that can create cdf-ms file - ClickOnce Deployment binary manifest

Programs supporting the exension cdf-ms on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Visual Studio for create cdf-ms file action.

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