>> PROX file

PROX file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.prox - POV-Ray DF3 Proximity Pattern Parameters

The PROX data files are related to POV-Ray. PROX file is a POV-Ray DF3 Proximity Pattern Parameters. The Persistence of Vision Raytracer (POV-Ray) is a high-quality, totally free tool for creating stunning three-dimensional graphics. It is available in official versions for Windows, Mac OS/Mac OS X and i86 Linux.

Data files
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POV-Ray DF3 Proximity Pattern Parameters related extensions:
POV-Ray Include File
POV-Ray Raytracing Format
POV-Ray State File

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

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

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

pox, prlx, pro, prx, rox

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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