What is a .COX File And How To Open It – Clickteam (Easy Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .cox extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .cox file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .COX file?

The file extension .COX comes from Click & Create Extension. The creator of this file extension is Clickteam. The format of this file is binary, and it is a plugin related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cox file on 1 platform.

How to open a .COX file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .COX file on various operating systems.

How to open a .COX file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .cox file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Clickteam Multimedia Fusion software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .COX file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Clickteam Multimedia Fusion software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .COX file?

If you cannot open the .COX file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .COX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .cp – Apple, .cp – Adobe Systems, .cp3 – Microprose, .cp9 – ChoicePoint Encrypted File, .cpa – Zuken. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .COX file with the Clickteam Multimedia Fusion program on Windows.