An mxs file extension is related to the ArcView geocoding index for read-write shapefiles.

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

empty icon.mxs - Triscape Map Explorer data

empty icon.mxs - Maxwell Render scene definition

empty icon.mxs - Corel Painter mixer pad file

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Software that open mxs file

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MXS file extension - ArcView geocoding index for read-write shapefiles

What is mxs file? How to open mxs files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The mxs file extension is associated with ArcView, an application for Windows that is able to view and edit GIS data stored in the flat file databases.

The mxs file stores geocoding index for read-write shapefiles in ODB format.

The default software associated to open mxs file:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) icon

Esri logoArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (formerly known as ArcView) is GIS (geographic information system) application used to visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data.

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic is a part of the ArcGIS Desktop. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic supports creation of interactive maps, spatial analysis, GIS deployment, map viewing and navigation, map printing etc.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mxs file - ArcView geocoding index for read-write shapefiles

Click on the software link for more information about ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView). ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) uses mxs 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.).

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