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Details of extension .syx

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

MIDI System Exclusive Message

SYX file is a MIDI System Exclusive Message. System Exclusive data is MIDI's way of letting each synthesizer manufacturer transmit private data about their products.
Category: Data files
Application: Cakewalk Sonar
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MIDI Music

Other types of files may also use the .syx file extension. If you have helpful information about .syx 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 .syx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

sgx (1), ysx (1), syz (1), syd (1), sy (1), sx (1), stx (1), shx (1), zyx (1), wyx (1), sys (1), syc (1), sxy (1), sux (1), sjx (1)

Can't open a .syx file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.syx

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