MD5SUM File Type

- The quick facts

What are MD5SUM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MD5SUM file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a MD5SUM file?

The MD5SUM file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the MD5SUM file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the MD5SUM 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 MD5SUM 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!

How to open MD5SUM files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MD5SUM file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MD5SUM file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

Various apps that use files with this extension

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Try a universal file viewer

Since we do not have any programs listed that we have verified can open MD5SUM files, we suggest that you try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and very likely yours too! Download Free File Viewer.