There are 8 other file types using
the CDX file extension!

cdx icon.cdx - Active Server document

cdx icon.cdx - CorelDRAW compressed drawing

empty icon.cdx - NovaBACKUP backup database index

empty icon.cdx - Database compound index

empty icon.cdx - Alpha Five table index

empty icon.cdx - MicroStation cell library index

empty icon.cdx - ConceptDraw PRO XML document

empty icon.cdx - CAD Exchanger CAD format

CDX file extension - ChemDraw chemical structure exchange data

What is cdx file? How to open cdx files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The cdx file extension is associated used by ChemDraw - the specialized chemistry software, which allows users to draw publication-ready chemical structures and reactions.

The cdx file stores chemical structure using chemical structure exchange data format.

Mime types:

The default software associated to open cdx file:

ChemDraw icon

CambridgeSoft Corporation logoChemDraw  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
CambridgeSoft Corporation

ChemDraw includes Struct=Name, ChemDraw/Excel and ChemNMR. Create stereochemically correct structures from chemical names, and get accurate IUPAC names for structures. Estimate NMR spectra from a ChemDraw structure with direct atom to spectral correlation.

Help how to open:

You can open *.cdx files in ChemDraw software.

How to convert:

You can probably convert the *.cdx in other suitable applications, which can handle the files, as well.

List of software applications associated to the .cdx 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 cdx file, edit cdx file, convert cdx file, view cdx file, play cdx 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 cdx files.

Software that open cdx file - ChemDraw chemical structure exchange data

Programs supporting the exension cdx on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about ChemDraw for open cdx file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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