How to open APX files

Did your computer fail to open an APX file? We explain what APX files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is an APX file?

The APX file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the APX file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 2 different uses of the APX extension, which you can read more about below.

Ability Office PhotoPaint bitmap

Through our analysis of APX files, we know that one use of the format is Ability Office PhotoPaint bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

ArcPad user data file

Through our analysis of APX files, we know that one use of the format is ArcPad user data file. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix APX files

These apps are known to open certain types of APX files. Since many different programs may use APX files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific APX file.

Ability OfficeAbility OfficeUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
ApoxApoxUser submitted
Text EditorText EditorUser submitted
AP EditorAP EditorUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with APX-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with APX-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!