What is a .ENLX File And How To Open It – Clarivate (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .enlx extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .enlx file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .ENLX file?

The file extension .ENLX comes from Archived EndNote Library. This file extension belongs to the developer Clarivate. This data related file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .ENLX file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .enlx file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Clarivate EndNote software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Clarivate EndNote.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ENLX 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Clarivate EndNote software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .ENLX file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .enlx file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Clarivate EndNote software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Clarivate EndNote.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .ENLX 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 Clarivate EndNote software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .ENLX file?

If you are still unable to open the .ENLX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .ENLX file.enml – Evernote, .enp – Clarivate, .enq – Clarivate, .ens – Clarivate, .ent – External Entity. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .ENLX file with the Clarivate EndNote program on Windows and Clarivate EndNote program on Mac.