The File Extensions Database


.SXS File Extension

  • Developer by: SAS Institute Inc.
  • Category: Source code and script Files

What is an .SXS file?

.SXS is SAS Stat Studio module source code file

The sxs file extension is associated with the SAS Stat Studio a statistical programming software for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The sxs file contains saved module source code created in SAS Stat Studio.


How to open:

Use SAS Stat Studio to open *.sxs module source codes.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .sxs file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with SXS files

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