MDX File Type

- The quick facts

What are MDX files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MDX file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a MDX file?

MDX files have multiple uses, and Blizzard 3D Model is one of them.

Blizzard 3D Model

These files are most commonly associated with the Warcraft games. For example, Warcraft III is a real-time strategy game. Players enter the world of Azeroth and build bases and control units to take over territory. The MDX files used by this game contain the 3D game models and details about textures, meshes, etc.

MDX files can be files provided by games, or they may contain customized 3D models created using a 3D modeling editor. Custom files are often used to enhance a user's gameplay experience and are referred to as "mods".

How to open MDX files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MDX file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MDX file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MDX openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the MDX extension

Through our research of MDX files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • DBASE Multiple Index File
  • FoxBase Multiple Index
  • MDict Dictionary

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

WavePad Sound EditorWavePad Sound EditorUser submitted
Switch Sound File ConverterSwitch Sound File ConverterUser submitted
Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
DAEMON ToolsDAEMON ToolsUser submitted
Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL ServerUser submitted
Microsoft SQL Server Management StudioMicrosoft SQL Server Management StudioUser submitted
WinCDEmuWinCDEmuUser submitted
VideoPad Video EditorVideoPad Video EditorUser submitted
Express BurnExpress BurnUser submitted
Movie DraftMovie DraftUser submitted

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