Files with WINMD extension can be found as metadata output files generated by the /winmd linker option in Visual Studio.

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WINMD file extension - Windows Runtime Metadata output file

What is winmd file? How to open winmd files?

File type specification:

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The WINMD file extension is used for a Windows Runtime Metadata output file generated by the /WINMD linker option in Microsoft Visual Studio.

Help how to open WINMD 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 WINMD:

As far as we know, this .winmd 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.

Related links:

/WINMDFILE (Specify winmd File) entry at MSDN

List of recommended software applications associated to the .winmd 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 winmd file, edit winmd file, convert winmd file, view winmd file, play winmd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Export winmd file

Applications that export winmd file - Windows Runtime Metadata output file

Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Visual Studio for export winmd file action.

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