File Extension Library

.DOX File Extension

  • Category: Developer Files

What are .DOX files and how to open them?

Can't open .DOX 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 .DOX file.

What is a .DOX file extension?

.DOX file extension has been classified as Developer Files.

.DOX is Visual Basic Binary UserDocument

ActiveX program file saved during the development of an ActiveX project in binary format; similar to a .DOB file, but contains graphics and other data that cannot be saved in a text format.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Basic Binary UserDocument
Microsoft Visual Studio
File Type 2:

Doxygen Documentation File

Developer by: Dimitri van Heesch Category: Developer Files Format: Text

File created by Doxygen, a documentation system for programming languages such as C++, Java, Python, and PHP; contains text and Doxygen markup tags, which include references to source code files and specifications for generating documents.

DOX files are commonly used to generate HTML documentation on the Web. They may also be used to generate LaTeX documents.

File Type 3:

MultiMate Document

Developer by: Softword Systems Category: Text Files

Document created by MultiMate, a word processing program that was popular in the 1980s; contains document text and data.

MultiMate is no longer used or supported, but existing DOX files can be opened in Corel WordPerfect.

List of all softwares that can open the MultiMate Document
Corel WordPerfect X9

How to fix problems with .DOX files

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