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Details of extension .vmx

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Visual Studio Macro Project

VMX file is a Visual Studio Macro Project.
Category: Project files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Visual Basic Form
Visual Studio Makefile
Visual Studio No Compile Browse File
Visual Basic Project
Visual Basic Project Workspace
Visual FoxPro Class Library
Visual Basic Designer Binary File
Visual Basic Designer File
Visual Basic Global Declaration
.vmx
VMware Virtual Machine Configuration .vmx file icon

VMware Virtual Machine Configuration

VMX file is a VMware Virtual Machine Configuration. This is the primary configuration file, which stores settings chosen in the New Virtual Machine Wizard or virtual machine settings editor. If you created the virtual machine under an earlier version of VMware Workstation on a Linux host, this file may have a .cfg extension.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: VMware Workstation
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Virtual Hard Disk Image
VMware Virtual Disk File
Virtual Floppy Disk Image
Virtual Machine Shell Information
VMware Virtual Machine Snapshot Metadata
Virtual Machine Saved State
Virtual Machine Configuration
Virtual Network Configuration
Virtual Undo Disk File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

AutoLISP Visual LISP Executable
Dreamcast VMU Save File
Hamamatsu NanoZoomer VMS Index
VAMAS ISO14976 Data
Siemens Mobile Animation
Covox Raw Sample
Mathematica Serialized Package
Alpha Five Image Library
FileMaker Pro Extension

The .vmx filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vms (36), vlx (19), bmx (1), vxm (1), vmz (1), vmd (1), vma (1), mvx (1), fmx (1), cmx (1), vx (1), vmc (1), vm (1), mx (1), gmx (1)

Can't open a .vmx file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vmx

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

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