.CLX File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Standard Dictionary File

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

What is a CLX file?

Clx file extension has Standard Dictionary file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "data files" category.

These files contain word banks for various software solutions, for example, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, or Nemetschek VectorWorks. Words from these dictionaries are used by software spell checkers to prevent the usage of informal words and forms in documents. CLX file can be used for multiple languages.

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

clx file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Standard Dictionary File
Data Files

How to open CLX file?

Double click the clx 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 .clx 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 clx 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".

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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 clx 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 CLX 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 clx file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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