What is a .MLX File And How To Open It – The MathWorks (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .mlx 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. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .mlx file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .MLX file?

The file extension .MLX is from MATLAB Live Script.It was developed by The MathWorks. The file is a executable file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mlx file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .MLX file?

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

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

To open the .mlx file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the The MathWorks MATLAB software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use The MathWorks MATLAB software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MLX 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the The MathWorks MATLAB software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MLX file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the The MathWorks MATLAB software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is The MathWorks MATLAB.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MLX file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 The MathWorks MATLAB software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .MLX file on Linux

To open the .mlx file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the The MathWorks MATLAB software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is The MathWorks MATLAB.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MLX 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, 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 The MathWorks MATLAB software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MLX file?

If you cannot open the .MLX file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MLX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mm – FreeMind, .mm – Technology Management Associates, .mm6 – Moneysoft, .mm7 – Might and Magic 7 Saved Game, .mm8 – 3DO. 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 .MLX file with the The MathWorks MATLAB program on Windows, The MathWorks MATLAB program on Mac and The MathWorks MATLAB software on Linux.