File Extension Library

.FXF File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Data Files

What are .FXF files and how to open them?

Can't open .FXF 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 .FXF file.

What is a .FXF file extension?

.FXF file extension is created by IBM. .FXF has been classified as Data Files.

.FXF is BigFix Action File

Action file created by BigFix, a suite of software programs used to manage systems security and software updates; contains an action that are sent from the BigFix Console to the BigFix Server.

FXF files are typically 5K to 20K in size. Files over 20K may cause the error "Unable to send to socket during POST operation" and should be reduced. Some examples of BigFix action files include Analysis 147.fxf, Fixlet 146.fxf, and Action 148.fxf.

NOTE: The file "TROJ_FAKEAV.FXF" is not a BigFix action file, but a trojan horse that may be installed with malware. This file should be removed with antivirus software or deleted immediately.

List of all softwares that can open the BigFix Action File
IBM BigFix Console

How to fix problems with .FXF files

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