File Extension Library


.XLX File Extension

  • Developer by: SAP AG
  • Category: Plugin, addon Files

What is an .XLX file?

.XLX file extension is created by SAP AG. .XLX has been classified as Plugin, addon Files.

.XLX is SAP Xcelsius add-on

File extension xlx seems to be nowadays mostly related to a special component add-on for SAP Xcelsius (SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards).

It looks like that this type of .xlx file is used to import 3rd party data or add function to Xcelsius.


How to open:

You can import .xlx files to Xcelsius using the Manage add-on function found in the program.

How to convert:

It is not possible to convert Xcelsius addons (.xlx) to anything else.

How to Open .XLX file on different platforms

Open .XLX File on Windows

  • Right-click a .XLX
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .XLX file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .XLX files" Press "Ok"

Open .XLX File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XLX file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .XLX File on Linux

Right click on the .XLX file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .XLX File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XLX file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .XLX File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .XLX files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XLX files

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