MARKDOWN File Extension

File Type

Markdown Documentation Format


John Gruber


Developer Files





Information about the MARKDOWN file extension

Files with the MARKDOWN extension are characteristic of 4 operating systems and they are: Linux, Mac OS, Web, Windows. MARKDOWN files are most often associated with the gedit program. The developer of this program is The GNOME Project. Additionally, MARKDOWN files can be handled by applications like gVim, Daring Fireball Markdown, Windows Notepad, NotePad++ text editor.

MARKDOWN files fall under the Developer Files category. Files of a different type with the extension MARKDOWN can be encountered on various operating systems, and their number is 1205. The Markdown Documentation Format file format and the gedit program were developed by John Gruber. This particular Markdown Documentation Format file was most likely generated by the gedit program. MARKDOWN detailed description

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MARKDOWN File Extension

What is a(n) MARKDOWN file??

The MARKDOWN file extension is a way to save your document in a plain text file. The file can be opened with any text editor, which means you are not limited to only the text editors that come with your operating system.

MARKDOWN files are often used for writing guides, manuals, and notes on software packages. They are also used for programming documentation and markup languages like HTML, XML, etc.


What tools are we dealing with?

We provide some of the most important tools for working with the MARKDOWN file. They will help you use your MARKDOWN file in the way you want. For example, these tools will help you convert or edit your MARKDOWN file.

MARKDOWN File Opener

One of the most used tools is MARKDOWN opener. Here's how to easily open your MARKDOWN file. If you already open the MARKDOWN file, you will have more options to work with the file.

MARKDOWN File Viewer

MARKDOWN Viewer is a type of tool that will allow you to preview the content of a MARKDOWN file online, without installing any specialized software. Just go to the link provided and select your file. Next, our system will try to view the contents of the MARKDOWN file.

MARKDOWN File Converter

You can always try to convert the MARKDOWN file if you have problems with any operations. The MARKDOWN file converted to the new format may have more options for editing or processing the data contained in it.

MARKDOWN File Editor

MARKDOWN editor allows you to edit the data contained in the file. If you need to be able to edit the MARKDOWN file as much as possible, then it is best to install special software designed for this purpose. Go to our editor to learn more about editing the MARKDOWN file.



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