What is a .SXLS File And How To Open It – Oracle (Easy Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .sxls extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .sxls file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SXLS file?

The file extension .SXLS is from Sealed Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet.The developer of this file extension is Oracle. This encoded file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .sxls file on 1 platform.

How to open a .SXLS file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Oracle IRM Desktop software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SXLS 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 Oracle IRM Desktop software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SXLS file?

If you cannot open the .SXLS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SXLS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sxm – Oracle, .sxml – Oracle, .sxt – Propellerhead Software, .sxw – Oracle, .sy – Dipl.-Phys.-Ing. Ralf Wirtz. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .SXLS file with the Oracle IRM Desktop program on Windows.