File Extension OCX

.OCX File

File extension: OCX

Notes about the OCX file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The OCX file type is primarily associated with 'Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) Control Extension' by Microsoft Corporation. ActiveX. Note: This file type can become infected and should be carefully scanned if someone sends you a file with this extension.

Detailed information for file extension OCX:

Primary association: Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) Control Extension
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Identifying characters Hex: 4D 5A , ASCII: MZ
Related links: OCX File Collection
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .OCX

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: IconCoolEditor.ocx, FileType: ActiveX Control, AppName: IconCooleditor-rg
EXEFile: IconCooleditor.exe

ProgramID: ocxfile, AppName: Dependency Walker for Win32 (Intel x86)

ProgramID: ocxfile, FileType: ActiveX Control, AppName: Dependency Walker for Win32 (x86)

ProgramID: ocxfile, FileType: ActiveX Control, AppName: dlimport
EXEFile: dlimport.exe

ProgramID: ocxfile, FileType: ActiveX Control, AppName: Icon Catcher
EXEFile: IconCatcher.exe

ProgramID: ocxfile, FileType: ActiveX Control, AppName: psa2se_DLM_us_full
EXEFile: psa2se_DLM_us_full.exe

ProgramID: ocxfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Restorator 2004\Restorator.exe %1

ProgramID: ocxfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Broadcom\EthernetDrvInst\bdrvinst.exe %1

ProgramID: ocxfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Flock\flock\flock.exe

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