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JPX File Extension

JPEG 2000 Image Format
  • Developer
    Joint Photographic Experts Group
  • Category
  • Popularity
    3 (7 votes)

What is JPX file?

Full format name of files that use JPX extension is JPEG 2000 Image Format. JPEG 2000 Image Format specification was created by Joint Photographic Experts Group. Files with JPX extension may be used by programs distributed for Linux, Mac OS, Windows platform. JPX file format, along with 522 other file formats, belongs to the Raster Image Files category. The most popular program for handling JPX files is CorelDRAW, but users can choose among 18 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Corel Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theCorelDRAW software, but also about JPX and other supported file formats.

Programs which support JPX file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open JPX files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. JPX files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

How to open file with JPX extension?

Being unable to open files with JPX extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to JPEG 2000 Image Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Install CorelDRAW software

Install software to open JPX file Problems with opening and working with JPX files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with JPX files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select CorelDRAW or one of the recommended programs (for example, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, PaintShop Pro) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support JPX files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading CorelDRAW installed is by going to developer’s website (Corel Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

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

Update software that support file extension JPXIf you already have CorelDRAW installed on your systems and JPX files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why JPX files are not compatible with CorelDRAW. The latest version of CorelDRAW should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open JPX files to CorelDRAW

If you have the latest version of CorelDRAW installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage JPX on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with JPX file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the JPX file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where CorelDRAW is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open JPX files and clicking OK.
Associate software with JPX file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the JPX file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select CorelDRAW and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with JPX extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the JPX is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the JPX file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check JPX file for viruses
1. Check the JPX file for viruses or malware

If the JPX is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the JPX file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with JPX extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the JPX file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. When downloading the file with JPX 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

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the JPEG 2000 Image Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open CorelDRAW

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with JPX extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with JPEG 2000 Image Format files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with JPX files affecting older versions of given software.

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