Files with cxml extension are from Microsoft Silverlight and used for its server side data files, a special formatted XML file used to transport data on server side part of Silverlight application.

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Software that open cxml file

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CXML file extension - Microsoft Silverlight server side data

What is cxml file? How to open cxml files?

File type specification:

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File extension cxml is associated with the Microsoft Silverlight framework used to develop rich Internet applications.

A .cxml file is special formatted XML file used to transport data on server side part of Silverlight application. CXML is simple text format and can be viewed in any text editor.

Updated: April 7, 2024

The default software associated to open cxml file:

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Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Silverlight  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Silverlight is an application framework for writing and running rich Internet applications, with features and purposes similar to those of Adobe Flash. 

Silverlight was a powerful development tool for creating engaging, interactive user experiences for Web and mobile applications. 

Microsoft Silverlight support ended on October 12, 2021.

Help how to open:

Use any text editor or source code editor to view content of .cxml files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Software that open cxml file - Microsoft Silverlight server side data

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

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