How to open CLD files

Did your computer fail to open a CLD file? We explain what CLD files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a CLD file?

Files that contain the .cld file extension are most commonly associated with various Canon Pixma printers. The CD label creation software that is included with these printers allows a user to create custom labels and covers for their CDs and DVDs. The CLD files that are used by this software contain the CD and DVD label templates which allow a user to enter personalized data into pre-set format fields.

The .cld file extension is also used for the debugging and configuration files that are used by the CA Clipper software.

The Clam AntiVirus software also uses the .cld file extension for database files.

The .cld file suffix has also been associated with the layers files used by the TerraGen application.

Software that will open, convert or fix CLD files

These apps are known to open certain types of CLD files. Since many different programs may use CLD files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific CLD file.

CD Label DesignerCD Label DesignerUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
CD-LabelPrintCD-LabelPrintUser submitted
My Photo Calendars & cardsMy Photo Calendars & cardsUser submitted
Smead SmartstripSmead SmartstripUser submitted
Simply CalendersSimply CalendersUser submitted
Color Dictionary EditorColor Dictionary EditorUser submitted
My Photo Calendars and CardsMy Photo Calendars and CardsUser submitted
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We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with CLD-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!