The MKDN file extension is related to the Markdown markup language source code files.

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MKDN file extension - Markdown markup language file

What is mkdn file? How to open mkdn files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

The MKDN file extension is associated with files that contains data in Markdown markup language. Markdown is a lightweight markup language, to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML).

The default software associated to mkdn file type:

Markdown  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  John Gruber

Markdown is a text-to-HTML conversion tool for web writers. Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML).

Help how to open MKDN files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension MKDN:

As far as we know, this .mkdn file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

  • Open mkdn file
  • Save mkdn file
  • Edit mkdn file
  • Create mkdn file

Software that open mkdn file - Markdown markup language file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open mkdn file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mkdn file by default:
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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