Information about the .shx (shx) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .shx file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .shx (shx) file type.

AutoCAD shape file.

A .shx file is a compiled shape file. This is the compiled version of an AutoCAD shape definition file (.shp).

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .shx files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .shx. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.