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Details of extension .tex

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

LaTeX Document

LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system, with features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. LaTeX is the de facto standard for the communication and publication of scientific documents.
Category: Document files
Application: teTeX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-latex
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
latex, ltx
Links:
Related extensions:
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Revisable-Form Text
Ami Pro Document
Corel WordPerfect Document
Write Document
.tex
Concordance Text Data .tex file icon

Concordance Text Data

TEX file is a Concordance Text Data. Concordance is an electronic discovery, litigation document management, and litigation support tool.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Concordance
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Concordance Imagebase File
Concordance Database
Concordance Native Viewer Database
Concordance Inverted Full Text Database
Concordance Dictionary Database
Concordance Desktop Programming Language Script
Concordance Compiled CPT Script
Concordance Database Concatenation Data
Concordance Database Key Fields Data
.tex
Leadwerks Texture Data .tex file icon

Leadwerks Texture Data

TEX file is a Leadwerks Texture Data. Leadwerks is a cross-platform game engine developed by Leadwerks Software.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Leadwerks
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Leadwerks 3D Model
Leadwerks Map Data
.tex
Paint Shop Pro Texture Data .tex file icon

Paint Shop Pro Texture Data

TEX file is a Paint Shop Pro Texture Data. Corel Paint Shop Pro is a graphics editing software package that will enable either a professional or an amateur photographer to edit digital photographs.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Corel Paint Shop Pro
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
Corel Paint Shop Pro Brush
Corel Paint Shop Pro Image
Corel Paint Shop Pro Frame
Corel Paint Shop Pro Pattern
Corel Paint Shop Pro Mask
Corel Paint Shop Pro Tube
Corel Paint Shop Pro Pen Preset
Corel Paint Shop Pro Preset
Corel Paint Shop Pro Bevel Preset

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

TeX Font
Euphoria Source Code
WebFOCUS Procedure File
GameMaker Studio Extension
Intel HEX Format Data
ReCycle Loop Data
TYPO3 Extension File
LabVIEW Binary Measurement Data
Textease Database CT Single-user Database

The .tex filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fex (1), tx (1), etx (1), tsx (1), tfx (1), ted (1), tea (1), tdx (1), rex (1), gex (1), txe (1), ex (1), twx (1), trx (1), tes (1)

Can't open a .tex file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.tex

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