How to open NEX files

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

What is a NEX file?

We know of 2 different uses of the NEX file type, one of them being NEXUS format. Read the details below.

The NEX 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 NEX opener may not be able to open all kinds of NEX files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited NEX viewer.

NEXUS format

Through our analysis of NEX files, we know that one use of the format is NEXUS format. 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!

ZX Spectrum Next application

Through our analysis of NEX files, we know that one use of the format is ZX Spectrum Next application. 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!

NEX file openers, viewers, etc.

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

OperaOperaUser submitted
Opera Internet BrowserOpera Internet BrowserUser submitted
SafeZoneSafeZoneUser submitted
Opera NextOpera NextUser submitted
DnaSPDnaSPUser submitted
MesquiteMesquiteUser submitted
Opera DeveloperOpera DeveloperUser submitted
Nexia System SoftwareNexia System SoftwareUser submitted
Avast SafeZone BrowseAvast SafeZone BrowseUser submitted
PAUPPAUPUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with NEX-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 NEX-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!