What is a .TCX File And How To Open It – SmartBear (Simple Steps)

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Have you came across a file with the .tcx extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .tcx file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .TCX file?

The file extension .TCX is from TestComplete Script Extension Package.The developer of this file extension is SmartBear. This compressed file is in zip format.

What to know

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

How to open a .TCX file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the SmartBear TestComplete software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TCX 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 right click on your file and choose “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 SmartBear TestComplete software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .TCX file?

If you are still unable to open the .TCX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .TCX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .tcx – Garmin, .tcx – IMSI/Design. 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 .TCX file with the SmartBear TestComplete program on Windows.