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DOX file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .dox file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .dox file?
  • What program do I need to open a .dox file?
  • How can the .dox file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .dox files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Visual Basic ActiveX Document Binary Form

DOX file is a Visual Basic ActiveX Document Binary Form. The .dob and .dox files completely define an ActiveX control's appearance and interface (properties, events, and methods).
Application: Visual Basic
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
DOX aliases:
DOX related links:
DOX related extensions:
Visual Basic Project

Visual Basic PDW Script

Visual Basic Binary Property Page File

Visual Basic Property Page File

Visual Basic Class Module

Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form

Visual Basic Control TypeLib Cache

Visual Basic Control Licensing File

Visual Basic Wizard Launch File

Visual Basic WebClass HTML Template

Other types of files may also use the .dox file extension.

🚫 The .dox file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cox, dix, dkx, dlx, do, doc, dod, dos, doz, dpx, dx, dxo, eox, fox, odx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Renamed MS-DOS System File
DIALux Project
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX MAXScript Plugin
Stata Batch File
Microsoft Word Document
JCAMP-DX Format Data
Oracle Siebel Transaction Data
OpenDX Data
Deus Ex Map File
DEC DX Document

🔴 Can't open a .dox 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 cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .dox file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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