EX File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an EX file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .EX files.

What is an EX file?

The .ex file extension is most commonly associated with the Euphoria programming language. The Euphoria programming language can be used for Windows, Linux, MS-DOS and FreeBSD applications. The EX files contain source code files that have been written in the Euphoria language. These files are normally saved in a text-based format.

The .ex file extension is also used for CeQuadrat backup files, Norton Ghost template files, Install helper files and EPM macro files.

How to open EX files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension EX for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different EX openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension EX

While we know of one file format using the .EX file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .EX file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of EX files. Remember, different programs may use EX files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
SolidBuilderSolidBuilderUser submitted
Any Video Converter FreeAny Video Converter FreeUser submitted
NewtonNewtonUser submitted
SilverScreen Solid ModelerSilverScreen Solid ModelerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with EX-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with EX-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!