IFX file format description

Many people often share .ifx 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 .ifx files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .ifx files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .ifx files.

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ifx - IcoFX Image

The IFX graphic files are related to IcoFX. The IFX file is a IcoFX Image. IcoFX is an icon and cursor editor. IFX is IcoFX's own file format that stores the layer information.

Graphic files
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IcoFX Image related extensions:
CompuServe Bitmap Image
Corel Paint Shop Pro Image
Micrografx Picture Publisher 4.0 Image
Radiance RGB Map Data
Amstrad CPC Advanced OCP Art Studio Image
Atari 8-bit Graphics 8 Image

.ifx - IBM Rational XDE IFX Data

The IFX development files are related to IBM Rational XDE. The IFX file is an IBM Rational XDE IFX Data. Rational XDE is a graphical component modeling and development tool that uses the industry-standard Unified Modeling Language (UML).

IBM Rational XDE
Development files
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IBM Rational XDE IFX Data related extensions:
Ruby Javascript
SOURCEdefender Encrypted Script
Typed Assembly Language Source Code
ActiveX Script
Delphi Form
Xcode C++ Source Code

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

Can't open a .ifx 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 .ifx 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. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

fix, fx, ibx, icx, idx, iex, if, ifc, ifd, ifs, ifz, igx, irx, itx, ivx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .ifx 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 .ifx:

LaTeX Unsorted Index Data
CA Visual Objects Project Index
IGOR Pro Text File
Corel WordPerfect Office Template
FastLynx Online Guide
Sunnysoft InterWrite Index Data

Operating systems

At DataTypes.net, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by DataTypes.net:

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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