INX file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.inx - Adobe InDesign Interchange

The INX graphic files are related to Adobe InDesign. The INX file is an Adobe InDesign Interchange document. Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing (DTP) application produced by Adobe Systems. INX is an XML-based format used to serialize and deserialize the InDesign scripting DOM.

Adobe InDesign
Graphic files
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Adobe InDesign Interchange related extensions:
Capture One Enhanced Image Package
EIAS3D Electric Image Data
JIP Analysis Toolkit Image
Neopaint Stamp
Poser Scene
Atari ST Pablo Paint Image

.inx - PCCharge Request XML File

The INX data files are related to PCCharge. The INX file is a PCCharge Request XML File. PCCharge is a PC-based application that communicates directly with credit card processing banks, similar to a keypad or PIN terminal, without the need for an Internet-based credit card gateway. The PCCharge seems to be no longer supported.

Data files
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PCCharge Request XML File related extensions:
PCCharge Offline Transaction Log
PCCharge Transaction Response XML File
PCCharge Log File
PCCharge Transaction Data
PCCharge WTFC Data

.inx - Inkscape Extension Descriptor Data

The INX data files are related to Inkscape. The INX file is an Inkscape Extension Descriptor Data. Inkscape is a free and open-source vector graphics editor used to create vector images, primarily in Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) format.

Data files
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Inkscape Extension Descriptor Data related extensions:
Prism3D Data
Minitab Worksheet
Treepad Database Blob Backup
Windows Indexing Service Data
NeuroExplorer Data
Moho Style Data

.inx - InstallShield Compiled Rules

The INX data files are related to InstallShield. The INX file is an InstallShield Compiled Rules. InstallShield is a software tool for creating installers or software packages.

Data files
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InstallShield Compiled Rules related extensions:
InstallShield Analysis App Project
InstallShield Components Definition
InstallShield Internal Data
InstallShield Setup Header
InstallShield Script
InstallShield Skin

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

Can't open a .inx 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 .inx file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ibx, igx, ihx, ijx, imx, in, ina, inc, ind, ins, inz, ix, ixn, jnx, knx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Microsoft SMS Instructions
GNU Autoconf Input File
iMindMap 5 Exported Document

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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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