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?
- How can I convert .vmx files to another format?
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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Visual Studio Macro Project
VMX file is a Visual Studio Macro Project.
✅ VMware Virtual Machine Configuration
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.
Other types of files may also use the .vmx file extension.
🚫 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:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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🔴 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.
🔴 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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