A glox file extension is related to the Microsoft Office SmartArt and used for its graphic layout definitions package files.

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GLOX file extension - Microsoft Office SmartArt graphic layout definitions package

What is glox file? How to open glox files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The glox file extension is associated with Microsoft Office SmartArt function used to graphic visualize of information (diagrams).

The glox file is archive that contains graphic layout definitions.

The glox package uses ZIP compression format.

To view its content rename .glox file extension to zip and open it in a compression utility, such as WinZip, WinRAR etc.

This glox 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.

Updated: April 22, 2024

The default software associated to open glox file:

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office is popular productivity suite for Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Office contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft PowerPoint), databases (Microsoft Access) etc..

Microsoft Office can be also used to manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook). 

Help how to open:

The glox files are used for internal purposes of Office SmartArt.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .glox file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .glox 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 glox file, edit glox file, convert glox file, view glox file, play glox file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with glox file - Microsoft Office SmartArt graphic layout definitions package

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Office. Microsoft Office uses glox file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with glox file by default:
Microsoft Office small icon Microsoft Office
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Word small icon Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel small icon Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint small icon Microsoft PowerPoint

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