A dcx file extension is related to the Fax image file format. Probably obsolete format.

There are 3 other file types using
the DCX file extension!

dcx icon.dcx - Zsoft PC Publisher's Paintbrush picture

empty icon.dcx - DesignCAD file

dcx icon.dcx - Microsoft Visual FoxPro database container (DBC)

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Software that open dcx file

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DCX file extension - CAS fax image

What is dcx file? How to open dcx files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The dcx file extension is associated with the Fax image file format developed by Digital Communications Associates (DCA) and Intel.

DCA/Intel Communicating Applications Specification (CAS) defines a standard, high0level programming interface for data communications applications. The DCX format is the standard file format for storing FAX images in CAS.

This dcx file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open dcx file:

PMView Pro picture or screenshot

Blueprint Software Works, Inc. logoPMView Pro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blueprint Software Works, Inc.

PMView Pro is an award-winning image editor and convertor for the OS/2 and Windows platforms.

Help how to open:

Use PMView Pro to open .dcx CAS fax image files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .dcx file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open dcx file, edit dcx file, convert dcx file, view dcx file, play dcx file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting dcx files.

dcx file viewer - programs that view dcx file - CAS fax image

Programs supporting the exension dcx on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about PMView Pro for view dcx file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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