CXA file format description

Many people often share .cxa files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .cxa files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .cxa files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .cxa files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .cxa file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cxa - ANSYS Fluent Solution Animation File

The CXA data files are related to ANSYS Fluent. The CXA file is an ANSYS Fluent Solution Animation File. The ANSYS Fluent is a program capable of carrying out the physical modelling of fluid flow, turbulence, heat transfer and chemical reactions for industrial applications ranging from airflow around an airplane wing to combustion in a furnace, from bubble columns to offshore oil platforms, from blood circulation to semiconductor design and from the design of a clean room up to sewage treatment plants.

Application:ANSYS Fluent
Category:Data files
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ANSYS Fluent Solution Animation File related extensions:

  • dcpy Disk Copy Data
  • yarn Yarn Data
  • pmap ScanMap Modbus Map
  • bsd Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary BSD Data
  • bdg BudgetExpress Data
  • mdb Pro/MECHANICA Database

.cxa - FMAT Listmode Data

The CXA data files are related to FMAT HTS. The CXA file is an FMAT Listmode Data. Fluorometric microvolume assay technology (FMAT) is a fluorescence-based platform for the development of nonradioactive cell- and bead-based assays for HTS.

Application:FMAT HTS
Category:Data files
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FMAT Listmode Data related extensions:

  • irf WinPLOTR IRF Data
  • tl5 Timeliner 5 Data
  • tsks XviD4PSP Tasks Data
  • afpt Audfprint Audio Fingerprint Data
  • amt ArtMoney Table
  • pw7 Plant Wizard 7 Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .cxa file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .cxa extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .cxa files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .cxa files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .cxa 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .cxa file

To set the .cxa file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .cxa file association. Many applications can open .cxa files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .cxa file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ca, caa, cax, cca, cda, csa, cx, cxx, cxz, dxa, fxa, sxa, xa, xxa

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .cxa filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .cxa:

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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