File Extension Library

.GFX File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .GFX files and how to open them?

Can't open .GFX 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 .GFX file.

What is a .GFX file extension?

.GFX file extension is created by Autodesk. .GFX has been classified as Game Files. The format of .GFX file is Binary.

.GFX is GFx Scaleform File

A GFX file is an animation file used by video games, such as Batman: Arkham Asylum and Mass Effect. It contains vector and raster graphics in a format similar to the .SWF file format. GFX files also may include ActionScript interactive actions.

Before Scaleform was acquired by Autodesk in 2011, they developed Scaleform GFx, which is a graphics rendering engine. Scaleform GFx is used to display video game user interfaces, HUDs (head-up display), and animated textures that are based on Adobe Flash.

List of all softwares that can open the GFx Scaleform File
Autodesk Scaleform
Autodesk Scaleform Mobile SDK
Autodesk Scaleform Mobile SDK

How to fix problems with .GFX files

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