CDE File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a CDE file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CDE files.

What is a CDE file?

A .CDE file is a MicroHof Code file. Through our analysis of CDE files, we know that one use of the format is MicroHof Code. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open CDE files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension CDE for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different CDE openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension CDE

While we know of one file format using the .CDE file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .CDE file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of CDE files. Remember, different programs may use CDE files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

FLASH Development ToolkitFLASH Development ToolkitUser submitted
CHIPDRIVE Disk EncryptionCHIPDRIVE Disk EncryptionUser submitted
Hybrid Control DesignerHybrid Control DesignerUser submitted
CD Storage MasterCD Storage MasterUser submitted
CDEditCDEditUser submitted
ideCAD StatikideCAD StatikUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CDE-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CDE-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!