LNX File - opening and understanding

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

What is a LNX file?

A .LNX file is an Atari Lynx ROM file. Through our analysis of LNX files, we know that one use of the format is Atari Lynx ROM. 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.

How to open LNX 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 LNX for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different LNX openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .LNX

While Atari Lynx ROM is a popular type of LNX-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .LNX extension.

The LNX file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a LNX opener may not be able to open all kinds of LNX files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited LNX viewer.

Lynx archive

Through our analysis of LNX files, we know that one use of the format is Lynx archive. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different LNX openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

WinDS PRO AppsWinDS PRO AppsUser submitted
CartaLinxCartaLinxUser submitted
TechniSolve LineSizeTechniSolve LineSizeUser submitted
DirMaster v2.2.009/StyleDirMaster v2.2.009/StyleUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with LNX-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 LNX-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!