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Details of extension .vxd

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Windows Virtual Device Driver

VxD is a virtual device driver. They run under the Windows 3.x, Windows 95 and Windows 98 operating systems, and have access to the memory of the kernel and all running processes, as well as raw access to the hardware.
Category: Application files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Windows 3.x Virtual Device Driver
Compressed VXD File

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

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

xd (11), vxx (1), bxd (1), vxr (1), vxe (1), vx (1), vdx (1), vd (1), vad (1), xvd (1), fxd (1), vzd (1), cxd (1), vxs (1), vxf (1)

Can't open a .vxd file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vxd

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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