What is a .VDX File And How To Open It – Microsoft

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .vdx 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. In this article we will explain what .vdx file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .VDX file?

The .VDX file extension comes from Visio Drawing XML File. The developer of this file extension is Microsoft. This data related file is in xml format.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .vdx file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .VDX file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .VDX file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Nevron Software MyDraw software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: CS Odessa ConceptDraw PRO and Nevron Software MyDraw.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VDX 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 Nevron Software MyDraw software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .VDX file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .vdx file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Nevron Software MyDraw software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use CS Odessa ConceptDraw PRO, The Omni Group OmniGraffle, Nektony VSD Viewer and Nevron Software MyDraw software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .VDX file

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

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Nevron Software MyDraw software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .VDX file on iOS

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .vdx file on iOS in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

The first 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 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the Nektony VSD Viewer in the iOS App Store software and install it. Congratulations! You can now open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .VDX file?

If you are still unable to open the .VDX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .VDX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .vdx – Trilobyte. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .VDX file with the Nevron Software MyDraw, CS Odessa ConceptDraw PRO programs on Windows, Nevron Software MyDraw, CS Odessa ConceptDraw PRO, The Omni Group OmniGraffle, Nektony VSD Viewer programs on Mac and Nektony VSD Viewer software on iOS.