>> $DX file

$DX file format description

Many people share .$dx files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .$dx file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .$dx files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.$dx - CA Visual Objects Index Backup

The $DX development files are related to CA Visual Objects. The $DX file is a CA Visual Objects Index Backup. Visual Objects is an object-oriented computer programming language, The CA Visual Objects seems to be no longer supported.

CA Visual Objects
Development files
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CA Visual Objects Index Backup related extensions:
AnadigmDesigner ASCII Code
WiX Transform File
Squeak MORPH Data
Reactis Makefile
Altera Quartus II SRAM Object
.NET Reflector Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .$dx file extension. Even harmful programs can create .$dx files. Be especially cautious with .$dx files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .$dx file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .$dx file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

$cx, $d, dx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

JCAMP-DX Format Data
OpenDX Data
Deus Ex Map File
DEC DX Document
Oracle Siebel Transaction Data
Roxio Retrieve Encrypted Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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