.ADMX File Extension

File Type:
Group Policy Administrative Template File

Having trouble opening .admx extension? Don't panic! This page explains what admx files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open admx files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ADMX file?

Admx file extension has Group Policy Administrative Template file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "system files" category.

Associated with Windows Group Policy software technology, the file stores settings, required for user accounts, programs, and operating system configurations. Users may employ the file for saving configurations for the centralized management of multiple systems. ADMX files may be exported to a text file with the help of the ADM File Parser (AdmX) command-line tool.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

admx file icon
File Type:
Group Policy Administrative Template File
System Files

How to open ADMX file?

Double click the admx file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .admx extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the admx extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the admx file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ADMX files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the admx file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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