What is .SLD file extension?
.SLD file extension is a known file type. This section of easyfileopener.com tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
GIS file created in the Styled Layer Descriptor format, an XML format used for specifying the display of map layers; can describe both raster and vector data and may include colors, labels, fonts, legend specifications, and other information.
SLD files are used by a protocol called the Web Map Service (WMS). This service is used for generating map images over a network using a GIS database. When a database is queried, an SLD file is used for specifying how the map is presented to the end user.
NOTE: You can export map layers from ESRI ArcMap by selecting map layers and then choosing Export ? Export Layer Style to SLD....
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.com that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.