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.CXA File Extension

  • Developer by: Applied Biosystems
  • Category: Data Files

What are .CXA files and how to open them?

Can't open .CXA 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 .CXA file.

What is a .CXA file extension?

.CXA file extension is created by Applied Biosystems. .CXA has been classified as Data Files.

.CXA is FMAT Listmode File

File created by FMAT 8100 HTS System, a program used to analyze human cells; contains a list of data for scanned wells of beads; includes numeric identifications, location, intensity, and smoothness of fluorescent events.

To view the data in a CXA list mode file, select File → View Well Listmode in Helper (the file will then open in Excel if you have linked Excel in the FMAT software options).

The CXA file is located in the "Listmode" folder in the plate subfolder.

NOTE: The CXA file is named according to the location of the scanned well. For example, Ana05x0E.cxa indicates that the image data was taken from a well in column 5 and row E.

List of all softwares that can open the FMAT Listmode File
Applied Biosystems FMAT 8100 HTS System

How to fix problems with .CXA files

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