What is a .PX5 File And How To Open It – Sci-Ed (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .px5 extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .px5 file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PX5 file?

The file extension .PX5 stands for Clone Manager Primer Collection File. The creator of this file extension is Sci-Ed. The file is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .px5 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PX5 file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .PX5 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .PX5 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .px5 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PX5 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the GSL Biotech SnapGene software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PX5 file on Mac

The .px5 file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PX5 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the GSL Biotech SnapGene software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PX5 file?

If you cannot open the .PX5 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PX5 file.pxa – Proinfocus, .pxb – Pixelmator Team, .pxc – Photodex, .pxd – Autodesk, .pxd – Pixelmator Team. 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 .PX5 file with the GSL Biotech SnapGene program on Windows and GSL Biotech SnapGene program on Mac.