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Details of extension .rix

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

ColorRIX VGA Paint Image

RIX file is a ColorRIX VGA Paint Image. ColorRIX is an outdated graphics editor for VGA and SVGA cards, running under MS-DOS. This format lets/allows us to save uncompressed images in 640x480 resolution, 256 colors (indexed). It's analogous to the Microsoft Windows Bitmap File format (BMP).
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): 0x52, 0x49, 0x58, 0x33
Magic string (ASCII): RIX3
scg, sci, scu, scx
Related extensions:
Windows Bitmap Image
Softstar RIX OPL Music Format Audio .rix file icon

Softstar RIX OPL Music Format Audio

RIX file is an Softstar RIX OPL Music Format Audio.
Detailed description not available
Category: Audio files
Application: AdPlug
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
OPL2 FM Audio
JBM Adlib Music Data
Herbulot AdLib System Audio
Herbulot AdLib System v2 Audio
DeFy Adlib Tracker Music
Westwood ADL Format Audio
AMUSIC Adlib Tracker Music
SoundFX Macs Opera Tracker Music
Mlat Adlib Tracker Music

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .rix filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

eix (1), tix (1), rox (1), ris (1), ric (1), ri (1), irx (1), fix (1), dix (1), rx (1), rlx (1), rid (1), ria (1), ix (1), gix (1)

Can't open a .rix file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.rix

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