What is a .CD5 File And How To Open It – John Paul Chacha’s Lab (Easy Steps)

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Have you came across a file with the .cd5 extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .cd5 file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .CD5 file?

The file extension .CD5 is from Chasys Draw Image File.The developer of this file extension is John Paul Chacha’s Lab. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cd5 file on 1 platform.

How to open a .CD5 file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .CD5 file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .CD5 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .cd5 file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Chasys Draw IES software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Chasys Draw IES software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CD5 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Chasys Draw IES software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .CD5 file?

If you are still unable to open the .CD5 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .CD5 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .cda – CD Audio Track Shortcut, .cdb – Nokia, .cdb – CardScan, .cdb – Microsoft, .cdc – Autodesk. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .CD5 file with the Chasys Draw IES program on Windows.