Files with wxs file extension are related to the WiX (Windows Installer XML). A wxs file contains source data.

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

empty icon.wxs - Code::Blocks XML file

empty icon.wxs - Easy Cross stitch design

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Software that open wxs file

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WXS file extension - WiX source data

What is wxs file? How to open wxs files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The wxs file extension is associated with WiX (Windows Installer XML), a toolset that builds Windows installation packages from XML source code.

The wxs file is analogous to a .cpp file for C++. The Root element of this file is <Wix>.


The default software associated to open wxs file:

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Installer XML  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

The Windows Installer XML (WiX) is a toolset that builds Windows installation packages from XML source code. The toolset supports a command line environment that developers may integrate into their build processes to build MSI and MSM setup packages.

Help how to open:

Use any text editor to view content of *.wxs files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .wxs 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 .wxs 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 wxs file, edit wxs file, convert wxs file, view wxs file, play wxs 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 wxs files.

Software that open wxs file - WiX source data

Programs supporting the exension wxs on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Windows Installer XML for open wxs file action.

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