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Details of extension .chx

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

AutoCAD Standards Check

CHX file is an AutoCAD Standards Check. AutoCAD is a computer-aided design (CAD) program used for 2-D and 3-D design and drafting. The CHX file contains a list of all project drawings as drawings to be checked, and a list of all specified AutoCAD standards files (DWS) as files to check against.
Category: Data files
Application: Autodesk AutoCAD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
AutoCAD Drawing Standards
AutoCAD Error Log

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .chx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cmx (1), chs (1), chc (1), ch (1), shx (1), cbx (1), hcx (1), dhx (1), cx (1), cnx (1), chz (1), chd (1), cha (1), cgx (1), hx (1)

Can't open a .chx file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.chx

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android