.PDX File Extension
File Type 1Adobe Acrobat Index File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
What is a PDX file?
Index file created by Adobe Acrobat, a document creator and viewer program; contains an index of documents and directories; enables the capability to search across multiple .PDF documents; useful for businesses that use large sets of PDF documents, such as lawyers.
PDX indexes can be created under the Choose Advanced → Document Processing → Full Text Index with Catalog option in Adobe Acrobat. Other files may be added to an existing PDX index using the same option.
Adobe Acrobat is available in Standard, Pro, and Pro Extended versions.
File Type 2Product Data eXchange File
.PDX File Association 2
Product Data eXchange (PDX) data file used to facilitate supply chain interactions; contains a total product definition of a manufactured product; includes data such as bill of materials (BOM), original product configuration, approved manufacturer list (ALM), and product history.
PDX files help to communicate technical information between Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM), Electronics Manufacturing Services providers, and component suppliers. They use a standardized XML format specified by the IPC-2570 Supply Chain Communication standard.