There are 4 other file types using
the CMD file extension!

cmd file icon.cmd - Microsoft Windows command script

cmd file icon.cmd - dBASE program file

cmd file icon.cmd - Summit Contact Manager contact database file

cmd file icon.cmd - M.U.G.E.N. character commands file

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CMD file extension - OS/2 REXX batch file

What is cmd file? How to open cmd files?

File type specification:

Program executable file type icon Program executable file type

The cmd file extension is associated with the REXX programming language (REstructured eXtended eXecutor language) a language designed for the computer administrator.

It is an interpreted language, meaning each step of the program is evaluated and then executed each time the program runs.

REXX was developed and used internally at IBM for a few years before being made a part of the Virtual Machine/System Product (VM/SP) in 1983.

In 1987 REXX was chosen by IBM to be the Systems Application Architecture (SAA*) procedural language, paving the way for the important role it has assumed in the Operating System/2* (OS/2*) product.

The *.cmd file stores batch file for OS/2 written in REXX programming language.

The default software associated to cmd file type:

OS/2 icon

IBM logo OS/2  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:
  IBM

OS/2 is operating system developed by IBM for personal computers. OS/2 is no longer marketed by IBM and support for OS/2 was discontinued in 2006. OS/2 is very similar like Windows in many ways, but also has similarities with Unix. The last version of OS/2 is named OS/2 Warp.

Help how to open CMD files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

How to convert file with extension CMD:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

Related links:

REXX full overview.

List of software applications associated to the .cmd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open cmd file, edit cmd file, convert cmd file, view cmd file, play cmd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 of the cmd files.

  • Open cmd file
  • Save cmd file
  • Edit cmd file
  • Create cmd file

Software that open cmd file - OS/2 REXX batch file

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