The File Extensions Database


.EXX File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .EXX file?

.EXX is IBM Linkway MsgPut File

Intermediate file created by IBM Linkway, a software program used in the early 1990s for developing multimedia applications; saved during the development of an application along with other objects stored in Linkway folders.

How to solve problems with EXX files

  • Associate the EXX file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EXX file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EXX files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EXX file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .EXX is IBM Linkway MsgPut File. Because only the current version supports the latest EXX file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the IBM manufacturer website after an available .EXX is IBM Linkway MsgPut File update.
  • To make sure that your EXX file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.