Opening XMIND files

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

What is a XMIND file?

The .xmind file extension can be found in files that are specific to XMind Workbook. XMIND is a document file type that contains multiple sheets with diagrams that capture ideas during a brainstorming session. It includes features that support planning documentation, visualization narratives, and information organizer. The .xmind files are also used for storing organizational charts, work schemes, Gantt charts, and other individual and business diagrams.

XMind is a software developed by XMind Ltd that specially designed to provide support for individual or group's mind mapping and brainstorming activities. The software can be utilized to document ideas, manage complex information, organize thoughts, and enhance team's productivity. It is also a cross- platform application so it can be used in different operating systems.

Information on organization documents that are created using the XMind mind mapping software are saved in .xmind format. XMIND is a proprietary file type of XMind, Ltd., but there are other software programs that support this file type such as Seavus iMindQ.

Try a universal file viewer

In addition to the products listed above, I would 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.

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