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SCX file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.scx - StarCraft: Brood War Map

The SCX game data files are related to StarCraft: Brood War. The SCM file is a StarCraft: Brood War Map. StarCraft: Brood War is the expansion pack for the real-time strategy video game StarCraft.

StarCraft: Brood War
Game Data files
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StarCraft: Brood War Map related extensions:
8mam8 Model
GameBoy Advance Saved State
IT2 Game Level
Lux Delux Map
StuntMANIA Assets Data
Second Life Linden Lab Structured Data

.scx - Microsoft Visual FoxPro Form

The SCX development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. The SCX file is a Microsoft Visual FoxPro Form. Visual FoxPro is a data-centric object-oriented and procedural programming language produced by Microsoft.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Development files
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Microsoft Visual FoxPro Form related extensions:
Microsoft Visual Studio iTrace Data
Microsoft Windows 8.1 App Bundle Manifest File
Microsoft Windows Provisioning XML Data
Microsoft Visual Studio Prototype Data
Microsoft Windows 8 App Package
Microsoft Visual Studio WebTest Data

.rix - ColorRIX VGA Paint Image

The RIX graphic files are related to XnView. The RIX file is a ColorRIX VGA Paint Image. ColorRIX is an outdated graphics editor for VGA and SVGA cards, running under MS-DOS. This format lets/allows us to save uncompressed images in 640x480 resolution, 256 colors (indexed). It's analogous to the Microsoft Windows Bitmap File format (BMP).

Graphic files
0x52, 0x49, 0x58, 0x33 / RIX3
scg, sci, scu, scx
ColorRIX VGA Paint Image related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

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

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

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

ccx, csx, cx, ecx, sc, sca, scc, scd, scs, scz, sdx, sfx, ssx, svx, sx

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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