Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .vbx

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

Visual Basic Custom Control .vbx file icon

Visual Basic Custom Control

VBX file is a Visual Basic Custom Control file. It is a custom control that can be used in Visual Basic as well as other Microsoft programming systems, including Visual C++.
Category: Development files
Application: Visual Studio
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Visual Basic Project
Visual Basic PDW Script
Visual Basic Binary Property Page File
Visual Basic Property Page File
Visual Basic Class Module
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Binary Form
Visual Basic Control TypeLib Cache
Visual Basic Control Licensing File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Autodesk FBX Document
Embrilliance Essentials BX Font
Visual Basic ActiveX Document
Visual Basic for Applications Project
Gerber PCB Data
OptiTune Installation Package
Unknown VX File
Cyberboard GameBox File
ArcGIS RO Spatial Index

The .vbx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fbx (12), gbx (12), bx (10), vbd (6), vba (6), vx (4), vfx (4), vbs (4), vb (4), bvx (4), dbx (4), vbc (3), cbx (3), vvx (3), bbx (2)

Can't open a .vbx file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vbx

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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