Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .stx

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .stx file?
  • Which program can create the .stx file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .stx format?
  • What can convert .stx files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .stx extension?

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

SAS XPORT Transport File .stx file icon

SAS XPORT Transport File

STX file is a SAS XPORT Transport file. SAS (Statistical Analysis System) is an integrated system of software products provided by SAS Institute.
Category: Data files
Application: Base SAS
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
SAS Data Set
SAS Index
SAS Catalog
SAS Audit Data
SAS Access Descriptor
SAS Data Mining Database
SAS Program
SAS View
SAS Stored Program
SBIG CCD Camera Image .stx file icon

SBIG CCD Camera Image

STX file is a SBIG CCD Camera Image. Santa Barbara Instruments Group (SBIG) is a leader in the astronomical camera field.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: SBIG Software
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
st4, st5, st6, st7, st8
Related extensions:

Other types of files may also use the .stx file extension. If you have helpful information about .stx extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

StarOffice DrawingTemplate
ArcView Shape Index
StatGraphics Centurion Data
Xbox 360 XTX Texture Data
MIDI System Exclusive Message
Adobe Photoshop CS Color Statistics
Formula Graphics Script
STATISTICA Spreadsheet File
Singles Extension

The .stx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

std (12), shx (11), sfx (11), syx (8), xtx (8), etx (6), sxt (6), sta (6), tx (5), sts (5), stc (5), ztx (5), wtx (5), tsx (5), sx (4)

Can't open a .stx file?

If you want to open a .stx file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .stx association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.stx

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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