WHX file format description
Many people share .whx files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .whx file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .whx files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.whx - WinHex Backup Data
The WHX data files are related to WinHex. WHX file is a WinHex WinHex Backup Data. WinHex is a disk editor and a hex editor useful in data recovery and forensics.
- Data files
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- WinHex Backup Data related extensions:
- WinHex Script
Naturally, other applications may also use the .whx file extension. Even harmful programs can create .whx files. Be especially cautious with .whx files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .whx 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .whx file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
whz, ahx, wx, wtx, whd, wgx, shx, hwx, dhx, wyx, wux, wmx, whs, wh, wbx
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- WinUAEX Zipped WHDLoad Settings
- AHX Encoded Audio
- WinTune Report
- Mikrotik RouterOS Winbox Configuration
- Datamine Studio Data
- Wii U Compressed Disc Image
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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android
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