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.GLOX File Extension

File TypeMicrosoft Office SmartArt Graphics Layout File

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CategoryVector Image Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a GLOX file?

Graphics file used by Microsoft Office productivity applications; contains the layout and styles for a graphic and includes placeholders for inserting text; used for conveying information and ideas in presentations, charts, and documents.

More Information

SmartArt graphics can be accessed from the SmartArt tool in Office 2007 and later applications. Custom SmartArt graphics can be downloaded from the Microsoft Office Online website. They are downloaded as .CAB files which each contain a GLOX file.

NOTE: GLOX files use Open XML formatting, which is the format used for .DOCX, .XLSX, and .PPTX files.

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Updated 11/17/2011

About GLOX Files

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