How to open .markdown file format?

The probably reason why you are at this website is a problem with opening .markdown file. The full name of the file is Markdown Documentation File. If the double-click on the file’s icon shows you a message that additional programs are needed to open the file, you’ll find the list of helpful programs in the bottom of the page.The developer of this format is John Gruber.

.markdown file extension (Markdown Documentation File)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
Developer Files John Gruber Markdown Documentation File
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Programs using this file extension: .markdown
ADS OS Software
Windows
Windows
  • Microsoft Notepad
  • Notepad++
  • gVim
  • Other text editor
  • Daring Fireball Markdown
MAC OS
MAC
  • MacroMates TextMate
  • Apple TextEdit
  • Bare Bones TextWrangler
  • Other text editor
  • Daring Fireball Markdown
Linux
Linux
  • Vim
  • GNU Emacs
  • Other text editor
  • Daring Fireball Markdown
Linux
Web
  • GitHub


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