There are 7 other file types using
the MED file extension!

med - Corel WordPerfect Macro Editor data

med - Music Editor, OctaMED music module (MOD)

empty - A2B Player purchase data

empty - MOBILedit! phone information data

empty - Aquazone medication data

empty - Rockwell RSView development project

empty - FactoryTalk View Studio development application

MED file extension - MEDLINE document file

What is med file? How to open med files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

File extension med is associated with MEDLINE, a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).

The database covers worldwide biomedical literature, the citations of which appear in Index Medicus, Index to Dental Literature and International Nursing Index. Over 99% of MEDLINE's citations are references to journal articles.

The MED format is used for the master document class. A MEDLINE Doctype handles the basic ASCII Interchange format of these databases.

MIME types:

Updated: April 18, 2024

The default software associated to open med file:

Sublime Text icon

Sublime Text  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Sublime HQ Pty Ltd

Sublime Text is advanced text editor used to write source codes in various programming languages. It is a great tool for programmers and offers great feature and performance. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.

PSPad icon

PSPad  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Jan Fiala

PSPad is freeware code editor for Microsoft Windows that offers main features like like rich text formatting, mighty code editing features, project management, syntax highlighting, auto-correction, HEX editor, text difference, spell checker, macro recorder etc.

Help how to open:

A *.med file is basically a special text file that can be viewed in any text editor.

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.med files.

Find conversions from med file:

med to txt

Related links:

Website with access to MEDLINE database

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

Software that open med file - MEDLINE document file

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with med file by default:
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
PSPad small icon PSPad
Other suggested software:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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