What is a .KODU File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Visual Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .kodu extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .kodu file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .KODU file?

The file extension .KODU stands for Kodu Game File. The developer of this file extension is Microsoft. This game related file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .KODU file?

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

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

The .kodu file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Kodu Game Lab software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Microsoft Kodu Game Lab software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .KODU file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Microsoft Kodu Game Lab software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .KODU file?

If you cannot open the .KODU file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .KODU file.kon – Yahoo!, .koob – Vijay Sridhara, .kor – Microsoft, .koz – Bell Music File, .koz – Audiokoz. 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 .KODU file with the Microsoft Kodu Game Lab program on Windows.