.TEX File Extension

File Type:
Texture File

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

What is a TEX file?

Tex file extension has Texture file type, which is associated with the "raster image files" category.

Bitmap image file allows saving textures. It is usually used for two- and three-dimensional objects in order to create the appearance of various surfaces. Users can access the file, using those tools that support texture-mapping or reference textures.

Texture files are also applied in video games like Avalon Heroes, which support three-dimensional texture-mapping. In case with Avalon Heroes, TEX files come in the .DDS format.

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

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File Type:
Texture File
Raster Image Files

How to open TEX file?

Double click the tex 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 .tex 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 tex 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 tex 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 TEX files

  • Windows Windows
    • alaplaya Avalon Heroes alaplaya Avalon Heroes
    • Capcom Dead Rising 2 Capcom Dead Rising 2
    • Gibbed's DeadRising2 Tools Gibbed's DeadRising2 Tools
    • Croteam Serious Sam Croteam Serious Sam
    • Hover! Hover!

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 tex file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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