The File Extensions Database

.TIX File Extension

  • Developer by: DivX
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .TIX file?

.TIX is DivX Video Download Activation File

File used by DivX player, a video player program; does not contain data, but exists as an empty file that triggers video download from a DivX partner site; served to users upon payment for a video and deleted immediately after the video starts to download.

NOTE: If you manually download video from a confirmation web page link or an email, a TIX file will initially be downloaded. Open this file in DivX player to begin the video download.

Programs that open DivX Video Download Activation File
DivX 7 for Windows
DivX 7 for Mac

How to solve problems with TIX files

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