What is a .XHTML File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .xhtml 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 .xhtml file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .XHTML file?

The .XHTML file extension stands for Extensible Hypertext Markup Language File. The format of this file is xml, and it is a web related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .XHTML file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Adobe ColdFusion Builder software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Adobe ColdFusion Builder software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XHTML 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 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 Adobe ColdFusion Builder software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .XHTML file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe ColdFusion Builder software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox and Adobe ColdFusion Builder.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .XHTML 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Adobe ColdFusion Builder software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .XHTML file on Linux

To open the .xhtml file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Mozilla Firefox software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Mozilla Firefox software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .XHTML 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .XHTML file?

If you are still unable to open the .XHTML file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .XHTML file.xi – Fasttracker 2 Extended Instrument File, .xib – Apple, .xif – Nuance Communications, .xip – Apple, .xise – Xilinx. 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 .XHTML file with the Adobe ColdFusion Builder, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox programs on Windows, Adobe ColdFusion Builder, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox programs on Mac and Mozilla Firefox software on Linux.