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Details of extension .evtx

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .evtx file?
  • Which program can create the .evtx file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .evtx format?
  • What can convert .evtx files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .evtx extension?
Windows 7 Event Log .evtx file icon

Windows 7 Event Log

EVTX file is a Windows 7 Event Log. The Event Log is a Windows service that logs about program, security, and system events occurring in Windows devices.
Category: Data files
Application: Microsoft Windows
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .evtx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

eftx (1), evx (1), etx (1), vtx (1), evt (1)

Can't open a .evtx file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.evtx

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

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