What is a .NEXE File And How To Open It – Google (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .nexe extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .nexe file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .NEXE file?

The .NEXE file extension is from Chrome Native Client Executable. It was developed by Google. The format of this executable file is binary.

What to know

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

How to open a .NEXE file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .NEXE 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: 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 Google Chrome software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .NEXE file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .NEXE 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Google Chrome software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .NEXE file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .NEXE 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Google Chrome software 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 .NEXE file?

If you are still unable to open the .NEXE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .NEXE file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .nfa – Netflix, .nfb – Nokia, .nfc – Nokia, .nff – Autodesk, .nfi – Netflix. 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 .NEXE file with the Google Chrome program on Windows, Google Chrome program on Mac and Google Chrome software on Linux.