Did you find or received DCX file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is DCX file extension and how you can open it.

What is a DCX file ext?

The .DCX file extension identifies index files for Microsoft's Visual Foxpro database software. Index files help Foxpro to archive and search for items more quickly. In this context you will need to install Visual Foxpro to access these file types.

How to open a DCX file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like DCX. When you double click on the DCX file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received DCX files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with DCX files

Scan the file
Before trying to open DCX files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Update
Unable to open DCX files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open DCX file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to DCX by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many DCX file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension DCX you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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