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BLX file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.blx - Magellan Mapsend Map Data

The BLX data files are related to Magellan MapSend. BLX file is a Magellan Mapsend Map Data. MapSend is a GPS software application from Magellan.

Application:
Magellan MapSend
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Magellan Mapsend Map Data related extensions:
.ght
StarNet Geoid Model File
.pws
ProWorks Data
.lis
SQR Printer Output
.spf
SQR Portable Format
.ncc
Nokia PC Suite Content Copier File
.nfb
Nokia Phone Backup

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

Can't open a .blx 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:

example.blx

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 .blx file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bix, bkx, bl, bla, blc, bld, bls, blz, bmx, box, bpx, bx, bxl, flx, glx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Blaise Datamodel
.flx
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.bix
Kodicom Video
.lbx
Master of Orion Game Data
.bld
Broderbund 3D Home Architect Project
.flx
MODTRAN FLX Output File

Operating systems

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