File Extension Library

.ATX File Extension

  • Developer by: ESRI
  • Category: GIS Files

What are .ATX files and how to open them?

Can't open .ATX file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .ATX file.

What is a .ATX file extension?

.ATX file extension is created by ESRI. .ATX has been classified as GIS Files.

.ATX is ArcGIS Attribute Index File

GIS file created by ArcGIS mapping and spatial analysis software; saves an attribute index for a shapefile (.SHP) or a corresponding .DBF file.

NOTE: ArcGIS 8 and later use a different attribute index format than ArcView 3.x.

List of all softwares that can open the ArcGIS Attribute Index File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop
File Type 2 Animation Master Plugin File
Developer by: Hash Category: Plugin Files

Plugin for Animation:Master, an easy-to-use 3D animation program; adds additional functionality, such as graphic and animation effects, to the application.

NOTE: The file "RANDEX.ATX" is a known worm file and should not be opened. Instead it should be deleted or removed with an antivirus program.

How to fix problems with .ATX files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ATX files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ATX file format
  2. You need to check the .ATX file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)