Did you find or received MDI file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is MDI file extension and how you can open it.

What is a MDI file ext?

The .MDI file extension is proprietary to Microsoft and is used for storing image files in high resolution raster format. To create, view or edit MDI files you will need to use Microsoft software such as Microsoft Office.

How to open a MDI file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like MDI. When you double click on the MDI file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received MDI files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with MDI files

Scan the file
Before trying to open MDI files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Update
Unable to open MDI files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open MDI file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to MDI by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many MDI file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension MDI you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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