What is a .XMIND File And How To Open It – XMind (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .xmind extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .xmind file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .XMIND file?

The .XMIND file extension is XMind Workbook File. The development of this file was done by XMind. This file belongs to the zip format and it is a data related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .xmind file on 4 platforms.

How to open a .XMIND file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Seavus iMindQ software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XMind and Seavus iMindQ software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XMIND 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Seavus iMindQ software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .XMIND file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Seavus iMindQ software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XMind and Seavus iMindQ.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .XMIND 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 Seavus iMindQ software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .XMIND file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the XMind software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XMind software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .XMIND 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: 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 XMind software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

How to open a .XMIND file on iOS

The .xmind file can be opened on iOS.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

The first 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 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

To open the file, you will need to download the Seavus iMindQ software. Please search for it in the iOS App Store and install it. You could also download the Seavus iMindQ software. That’s all, now you have open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .XMIND file?

If you are still unable to open the .XMIND file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .XMIND file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .xml – XML File, .xml – Heroine Virtual, .xml.kfl – Microsoft, .xmlff – Control Split, .xmlper – LeCroy Binary Waveform File. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .XMIND file with the Seavus iMindQ, XMind programs on Windows, Seavus iMindQ, XMind programs on Mac, XMind software on Linux and Seavus iMindQ software on iOS.