What is a .CXARCHIVE File And How To Open It – CodeWeavers (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .cxarchive extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .cxarchive file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .CXARCHIVE file?

The file extension .CXARCHIVE comes from CrossOver Bottle Archive. The developer of this file extension is CodeWeavers. The file is a compressed file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cxarchive file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .CXARCHIVE file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .CXARCHIVE file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .CXARCHIVE file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .cxarchive file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the CodeWeavers CrossOver software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use CodeWeavers CrossOver software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CXARCHIVE file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the CodeWeavers CrossOver software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .CXARCHIVE file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .cxarchive file on Linux.

1. In the first step you need to download the CodeWeavers CrossOver software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: CodeWeavers CrossOver.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .CXARCHIVE file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the CodeWeavers CrossOver software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .CXARCHIVE file?

If you are still unable to open the .CXARCHIVE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CXARCHIVE file.cxd – Hamamatsu Photonics, .cxf – Google, .cxf – Chemical Abstracts Service, .cxf – HeightMap.org, .cxf – Cuttlefish. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .CXARCHIVE file with the CodeWeavers CrossOver program on Mac and CodeWeavers CrossOver software on Linux.