What is a .PXD File And How To Open It – Pixelmator Team (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .pxd extension, but you are not sure what it is? 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 .pxd file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PXD file?

The file extension .PXD is Pixelmator Pro Image. The developer of this file extension is Pixelmator Team. The file has the binary format, and it is a raster related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .PXD file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .PXD file on various operating systems.

How to open a .PXD file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .pxd file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Pixelmator Pro software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Pixelmator Pro.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PXD file

2. The second step is locating 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Pixelmator Pro software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PXD file?

If you are still unable to open the .PXD file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PXD file.pxd – Autodesk. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .PXD file with the Pixelmator Pro program on Mac.