The NEX file extension is related to the Opera Next (Opera 15) web browser and it is used for its plug-in files.

There are 2 other file types using
the NEX file extension!

empty icon.nex - Neuroexplorer neurological data

empty icon.nex - PAML data file

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NEX file - Opera Next extension file

What is nex file? How to open nex files?

File type specification:

Plugin, addon file type icon Plugin, addon file type

The NEX file extension is associated with the Opera Next (Opera version 15 and above) web browser for Windows, Apple Mac and Linux. The .nex file stores plug-in (extension) for Opera Next that adds extra new features to browser.

Opera Next extensions are similar to Google Chrome extensions (*.crx). Rename .nex file to .crx and import it to Google Chrome.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .nex 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 .nex 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 nex file, edit nex file, convert nex file, view nex file, play nex file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Import nex file

Software that import nex file - Opera Next extension file

Programs supporting the exension nex on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for import nex file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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