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Details of extension .fax

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .fax file extension. We'll explain what exactly a .fax fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .fax files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the 3 file formats associated with this file extension!

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fax file - Now Contact Fax Template

Now Contact Fax Template

The FAX file is a Now Contact Fax Template. Now Contact is a full-featured contact manager.
Category: Data files
Application: Now Contact
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Related extensions:
.nwp Now Contact WP Data
.nct Now Contact Data
.env Now Contact Envelope Template
.dtl Now Contact Detail Template
Links:
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fax file - G3 FAX Image

G3 FAX Image

The FAX file is a G3 FAX Image. Raw G3 (Group 3) fax is a standard format for faxes.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/g3fax
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
g3
Related extensions:
.crv Corel Photo-Paint Custom Gradients Data
.psdc Adobe Photoshop Cloud Document
.raf Fujifilm Raw Image
.cdr CorelDraw Drawing
Links:
wfx file - WinFax Document

WinFax Document

The WFX file is a WinFax Document. WinFax is a Windows-based software product designed to let computers equipped with fax-modems to communicate directly to stand-alone fax machines.
Category: Document files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
fax, fxd, fxi, fxm, fxo, fxr, fxs, wfa
Related extensions:
.aph Ability Photoalbum Album Data
.apx Ability Photopaint Image
.sep TIFF Separator Page
.awd Microsoft Fax Image
Links:
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The .fax file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .fax extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .fax file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.fxa FaceFX Actor File
.afx Auto FX Photo/Graphic Edges Image
.fx Microsoft DirectX D3D Effect
.fwx FoxWeb Script
.fac Bioware Aurora Faction
.fa FASTA Sequence

The .fax extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .fax filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

fzx (1), afx (1), fxa (1), fx (1), fad (1), faa (1), faz (1), fas (1), cax (1), ax (1)

Having trouble opening a .fax file?

If you want to open a .fax file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .fax association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.fax

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android