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File Type 1Movie Subtitle File

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryMisc Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

File used by various DVD playback programs to display subtitles; contains the subtitle text as well as cue points for when each subtitle should be shown during the movie timeline; saved with a corresponding video file.

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IDX files are similar to .SUB files.

Program(s) that open .IDX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
CyberLink PowerDVD 15
VideoLAN VLC media player
URUWorks Subtitle Workshop
DVDSubEdit
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
Linux LogoLinux
SMPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
Updated 8/24/2015

File Type 2Navigation POI File

DeveloperVDO Dayton
Popularity
3.7 (11 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryData Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Contains points of interest (POI) for a VDO Dayton GPS portable navigation device (PND); includes a header and a set of POIs; each POI consists of a 3 byte index, then 8 bytes for the coordinates and 46 bytes for name and type.

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IDX files can be transferred to VDO Dayton PNDs via USB.

Program(s) that open .IDX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Transfer to a VDO Dayton device
Updated 12/31/2008

File Type 3Index File

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CategorySystem Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Stores an index of files used by various programs; used by search functions to speed up searches; once a hard disk, directory of files, or database is indexed, the data can be searched and sorted more efficiently.

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Used by Microsoft FoxPro, Corel QuickFinder, ESRI ArcView, ICQ, and other programs.

Program(s) that open .IDX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop
ICQ
Updated 2/6/2007

File Type 4HMI Historical Log Index File

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3.5 (13 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryData Files
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Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Index for log files created by InTouch Human-Machine Interface (HMI) software or ReportBuilder with ODBC Connector pack for InTouch; used for running reports from collected data

Program(s) that open .IDX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Wonderware InTouch
WorkSmart Automation ReportBuilder
Updated 2006

File Type 5Outlook Express Mailbox Index File

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2.6 (12 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryText Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Stores an index of mail messages stored in an Outlook Express mailbox (.MBX file); should be located in the same folder as the mailbox files; required for importing old Outlook Express mailboxes into Outlook Express 5 or later.

Program(s) that open .IDX files
Updated 12/16/2006