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Details of the .vmx file extension

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

  • What is the .vmx file?
  • What program do I need to open a .vmx file?
  • How can the .vmx file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .vmx?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vmx extension?
  • How can I convert .vmx files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .vmx?

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

.vmx file extension details

Visual Studio Macro Project

Visual Studio Macro Project .vmx file icon
VMX file is a Visual Studio Macro Project.
Category: Project files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
VMX aliases:
VMX related links:
VMX related extensions:
Visual Basic Form

Visual Studio Makefile

Visual Studio No Compile Browse File

Visual Basic Project

Visual Basic Workspace

Visual FoxPro Class Library

Visual Basic Designer Binary File

Visual Basic Designer File

Visual Basic Global Declaration

Visual Basic User Control Binary File

.vmx file extension details

VMware Virtual Machine Configuration

VMware Virtual Machine Configuration .vmx file icon
VMX file is a VMware Virtual Machine Configuration. This is the primary configuration file, which stores settings chosen in the New Virtual Machine Wizard or virtual machine settings editor. If you created the virtual machine under an earlier version of VMware Workstation on a Linux host, this file may have a .cfg extension.
VMX format description not yet available
Application: VMware Workstation
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
VMX aliases:
VMX related links:
VMX related extensions:
Virtual Hard Disk Image

VMware Virtual Disk File

Virtual Floppy Disk Image

Virtual Machine Shell Information

VMware Virtual Machine Snapshot Metadata

Virtual Machine Saved State

Virtual Machine Configuration

Virtual Network Configuration

Virtual Undo Disk File

VMware Virtual Machine Snapshot State Data

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

.vmx file extension error

The .vmx file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vm, vms, vxm, vlx, vx, bmx, cmx, vmd, mvx, vmc, vmz, vma, fmx, dmx, gmx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Velocity Macro File
Dreamcast VMU Save File
Hamamatsu NanoZoomer VMS Index
Unknown VX File
AutoLISP Visual LISP Executable
vTask Studio XML Data File
Siemens Mobile Animation
Buzz Music Data
Qualcomm Compact Media Extensions
Corel Presentations Exchange Document
open .vmx file

Can't open a .vmx 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 .vmx file association, check the FAQ.

.vmx file extension

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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