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.VHDX File Extension

File TypeWindows 8 Virtual Hard Drive File

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CategoryDisk Image Files


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

What is a VHDX file?

Disk image supported by the Windows 8 and Windows Server 8 operating systems; extends the .VHD format with new capabilities, such as performance improvements, data corruption prevention mechanisms, and a 16TB maximum allowable size.

More Information

Microsoft Windows Server 8 includes Microsoft Hyper-V technology, which can use disk images to bootstrap virtual machines.

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Programs that open VHDX files
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Updated 11/11/2011

About the file extension vhdx

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