File Extension FXG

  • Full name
    Adobe Flash XML Graphics Format
  • Developer
    Adobe Systems
  • Popularity
Have you encountered a problem with a FXG file? Don’t you know which program opens a file with this extension? You will find all the information you need about working with a FXG file here. In the further part of this page we have added a list of programs that should open your FXG file. It is enough you choose a proper application for your operating system, download and install it.

What is FXG file?

The file extension FXG is used for so-called Flash XML graphics files (also Flash Exchange Graphic). It is a graphics exchange format from Adobe for the Flash platform. Fxg is based on a subset of MXML, a programming language used by the Flex framework.

More info

FXG files can contain graphic objects, symbols, fonts and image effects. It should be noted that the FXG format is only supported as of version CS4 of the Adobe products.

Programs which can open a FXG file

How to open file with FXG extension?

In order to open a file with FXG extension one of the following programs must be installed on user’s system. If a problem with opening FXG file occurred, it is highly possible that none of the listed programs is present on user’s system. Even if one or more said programs are installed, there may be issues related with given programs. In order to solve a problem with FXG files, follow the instructions below.
Install Adobe Flash Builder or other program from the list

Most often resolving problems with opening FXG files is very simple. Just install an appropriate program that supports such files. All of the listed programs support FXG files, but may vary in offered function and purpose. Some programs may be capable only of viewing contents of FXG files or offer file conversion options, but may not be capable of editing such files.

Set Adobe Flash Builder as the default program for opening FXG files

It is possible that although a compatible program has been installed on user’s system, it is not used by the system to open it. This may happen because no default application was associated with this type of files. To associate FXG files with given application, select "Open with" from drop-down menu (accessed by right-clicking on the file). Then select from the list the program or application you want to be used to open this type of file. If the Adobe Flash Builder applications is not on the list, select "Browse" option in order to manually locate the directory where Adobe Flash Builder has been installed.


Check the section that lists most common problems with FXG files

Sometimes problems with opening FXG files may not lie with the application itself, but can arise due to other causes, such as:

  • File data is corrupted
  • FXG files has been not been completely download from the internet (only a part of the data has been downloaded)
  • Currently used user account hasn’t been granted necessary privileges to open FXG files (should that be the case, please contact your system administrator or IT specialist)
  • FXG file was being copied from a corrupted storage device and is incomplete or data is corrupted. (Copying files from unknown or untrusted sources should be conducted with great care as such files may contain malicious software, which can damage your system)

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