The File Extensions Database


.LNX File Extension

  • Developer by: Various Linux developers
  • Category: Source code and script Files

What is an .LNX file?

.LNX is Linux specific makefile

The lnx file extension is associated with Linux operating system. The lnx file stores specific makefile.

Makefiles are special text files that hat describes the dependence of the various files to other files. Together with the make utility will help programmers to automatically build and manage their projects.


How to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.lnx files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to solve problems with LNX files

  • Associate the LNX file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any LNX file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.LNX files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the LNX 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 .LNX is Linux specific makefile. Because only the current version supports the latest LNX file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Various Linux developers manufacturer website after an available .LNX is Linux specific makefile update.
  • To make sure that your LNX file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.