File Extension Library

.BIMX File Extension

  • Developer by: GRAPHISOFT
  • Category: CAD Files

What are .BIMX files and how to open them?

Can't open .BIMX 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 .BIMX file.

What is a .BIMX file extension?

.BIMX file extension is created by GRAPHISOFT. .BIMX has been classified as CAD Files.

.BIMX is BIM Explorer File

A BIMX file is a BIMx file created by GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD, an architectural CAD program. It contains a virtual architectural project that includes 3D models and 2D drawing sheets. BIMX files are created in ArchiCAD when a user exports the project to the BIMx format.

BIMX file open in GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer

BIMX files are often used by builders, clients, and consultants to view proposed models. The files allow you to view models interactively. You can walk through a building model and view construction details.

If you come across the BIMX file on your computer you can view it using several BIMx programs. The BIMx Desktop Viewer for Windows and macOS (OS X) comes with ArchiCAD. However, you cannot save BIMX files with this program, only view them. BIMX files can also be viewed with the BIMx apps for Android and iOS. To upgrade to the PRO version of the BIMx Android app you must purchase the "BIMx PRO" function pack available as an in-app billing option inside the app.

List of all softwares that can open the BIM Explorer File
GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer
GRAPHISOFT BIMx Desktop Viewer

How to fix problems with .BIMX files

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