What is a .MDX File And How To Open It – mdx-js (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .mdx extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .mdx file extension and how to open it.

What is a .MDX file?

The file extension .MDX comes from MDX Source Code File. The development of this file was done by mdx-js. The file has the text format, and it is a development related file.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .mdx file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .MDX file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .MDX file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Notepad, GitHub Atom and Microsoft Visual Studio Code software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MDX 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

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

How to open a .MDX file on Mac

The .mdx file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the GitHub Atom software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Apple TextEdit, GitHub Atom and Microsoft Visual Studio Code.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MDX 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the GitHub Atom software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .MDX file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the GitHub Atom software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Vim, GitHub Atom and Microsoft Visual Studio Code software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MDX file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the GitHub Atom software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MDX file?

If you are still unable to open the .MDX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .MDX file.mdx – DT Soft, .mdx – Blizzard Entertainment, .mdx – Octopus Studio, .mdx – dataBased Intelligence, .mdx – IBM. 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 .MDX file with the Microsoft Notepad, GitHub Atom, Microsoft Visual Studio Code programs on Windows, GitHub Atom, Apple TextEdit, Microsoft Visual Studio Code programs on Mac and GitHub Atom, Vim, Microsoft Visual Studio Code software on Linux.