File Extension WMX

.WMX File

File extension: WMX
File type: A/V Shortcut


Notes about the WMX 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 WMX file type is primarily associated with 'Windows Media Player' by Microsoft Corporation.

Detailed information for file extension WMX:


Primary association: Windows Media Player
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Mime type: video/x-ms-wmx
Related links: AudioPlayer

Other applications associated with file type WMX:

  • Audio (Playlist)



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 .WMX

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: AshampooMediaPlayer.VideoFile, FileType: Ashampoo Media Player+ video file, AppName: Ashampoo Media Player+

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video playlist, AppName: ASFRecorder

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video playlist, AppName: Windows Media Player
EXEFile: mplayer2.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video playlist, AppName: Windows Media Player
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video shortcut, AppName: auto
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video shortcut, AppName: Microsoft(R) Windows Media Player
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video shortcut, AppName: Windows Media Player
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\mplayer2.exe /Open %L

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\mplayer2.exe /Play %L

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /Open

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /Open %L

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wmx.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Real\RealOne Player\RealPlay.exe %1

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wmx.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Real\RealPlayer\RealPlay.exe %1

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WINDOW~1\wmplayer.exe /Open %L

ProgramID: ACEMegaCoDecSPack.PlaylistFileS
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe %1 /open

ProgramID: mplayer-win32
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MPlayer\mplayer.exe -idx %1

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: C:\Unzipped\ASFRecorder\ASFRecorder.exe %L

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\JetAudio\JetAudio.exe %1

ProgramID: Winamp.PlayList
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Winamp\winamp.exe

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wmx.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wmx.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\RealPlayer\RealPlay.exe

ProgramID: ACEMegaCoDecSPack.PlaylistFileS
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\BSPlayer\bsplayer.exe /open

ProgramID: GomPlayer.wmx
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\GRETECH\GomPlayer\GOM.exe /open

ProgramID: BearShare.file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\BearShare Applications\BearShare\BearShare.exe

ProgramID: iMesh.file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\iMesh Applications\iMesh\iMesh.exe

ProgramID: ASXFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: WMP11.AssocFile.ASX
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /Open

ProgramID: QMP.playlist
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Quintessential Media Player\QMPlayer.exe /open

ProgramID: GomPlayer.wmx
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\_Media\Players\GomPlayer\GOM.exe /open

ProgramID: QCD.playlist
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\quintessential player\qcdplayer.exeexec

ProgramID: qvodplayer.wmx
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QvodPlayer\QvodPlayer.exe -localfile

ProgramID: WMP11.AssocFile.ASX
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: stormplayer.wmx
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\StormII\Storm.exe /play

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wmx.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Dhamu\Download\RealPlay.exe


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