WXS File - opening and understanding

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

What is a WXS file?

A .WXS file is a Code::Blocks wxSmith resource file. Through our analysis of WXS files, we know that one use of the format is Code::Blocks wxSmith resource. 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 WXS 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 WXS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different WXS openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .WXS

While Code::Blocks wxSmith resource is a popular type of WXS-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .WXS extension.

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

Windows Installer XML Source

Through our analysis of WXS files, we know that one use of the format is Windows Installer XML Source. 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 6 different WXS openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Edge Code CCEdge Code CCUser submitted
BracketsBracketsUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio CodeMicrosoft Visual Studio CodeUser submitted
WPanoramaWPanoramaUser submitted
Easy CrossEasy CrossUser submitted
DiffVueDiffVueUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with WXS-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 WXS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!