Files with tx_ extension are used for Microsfot Makecab utility. They are some archive files.

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Software that open tx_ file

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TX_ file extension - Compressed txt file

What is tx_ file? How to open tx_ files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The tx_ file extension is associated with the Microsoft Makecab utility included in the Microsoft Windows operating system. The .tx_ file contains compressed simple text with CAB compression. It can be extracted by expand command in the Windows command line.


expand source.tx_ destination.txt

The default software associated to open tx_ file:

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Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Microsoft Windows 11.

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 .tx_ 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 software applications associated to the .tx_ 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 tx_ file, edit tx_ file, convert tx_ file, view tx_ file, play tx_ file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 tx_ files.

Programs that can create tx_ file - Compressed txt file

Programs supporting the exension tx_ on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Windows for create tx_ file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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