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DXP File Extension

CDBurnerXP Data Compilation Format

What is DXP file?

Files with the extension DXP belong to the category of directory files.

What do DXP files contain?

The content of files with the DXP extension includes resource lists, created by software named CDBurnerXP. This is a free application used for burning CDs and DVDs. All resources that the user intends to save on an optical disk are stored in files with the DXP extension. The directory structure and their names are also placed in DXP files. Files with the DXP extension are saved using the XML markup language.

Programs which support DXP file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support DXP files. Files with DXP extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support DXP file

Windows Windows

Updated: 04/01/2024

How to open file with DXP extension?

Problems with accessing DXP may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with DXP files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with DXP files.

Step 1. Download and install CDBurnerXP

Install software to open DXP file Problems with opening and working with DXP files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DXP files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install CDBurnerXP. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit CDBurnerXP website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of CDBurnerXP and update if needed

Update software that support file extension DXPYou still cannot access DXP files although CDBurnerXP is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of CDBurnerXP installed, it may not support DXP format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using CDBurnerXP.

Step 3. Associate CDBurnerXP Data Compilation Format files with CDBurnerXP

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate DXP files with latest version of CDBurnerXP you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with DXP file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the DXP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the CDBurnerXP installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DXP files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with DXP file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the DXP file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DXP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the DXP for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the DXP file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check DXP file for viruses
1. The DXP may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the DXP is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the DXP file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. DXP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the DXP file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with DXP extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the CDBurnerXP Data Compilation Format file.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run CDBurnerXP

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support DXP files. Close all running programs and try opening the DXP file.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with CDBurnerXP Data Compilation Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle DXP files.

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