.exd

File Type Generic IconControl Information Cache File
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Stores cached information about a control that has been inserted into an Microsoft Office document; allows additional controls to be added in less time; in Microsoft Office 2000, the EXD files are stored in the following folders:

  • Excel8.0
  • Ppt9.0
  • Word8.0
  • Vbe
EXD files are created when a user inserts an ActiveX control into a document using the Control Toolbox in a Microsoft Office program. They are also created when any type of control is inserted into a custom UserForm in the Microsoft Visual Basic Editor.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Word for Windows

IconMicrosoft Excel for Windows

IconMicrosoft PowerPoint for Windows

Updated 2007
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