Details of the .ocx file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .ocx file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .ocx file?
- What program do I need to open a .ocx file?
- How can the .ocx file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .ocx?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .ocx extension?
- How can I convert .ocx files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .ocx?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
ActiveX Custom Control
OCX file is an ActiveX Custom Control. OCX is an Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) custom control, a special-purpose program that can be created for use by applications running on Microsoft's Windows systems. OCXs provide such functions as handling scroll bar movement and window resizing.
Other types of files may also use the .ocx file extension.
The .ocx file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
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We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .ocx 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:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
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