How to open EXCAD files

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

What is an EXCAD file?

The EXCAD file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the EXCAD file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the EXCAD file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about EXCAD files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic EXCAD

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

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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with EXCAD-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with EXCAD-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!