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File Extension

DBX File Format

Microsoft's Visual FoxPro Table file

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DBX is a file extension for a table file format used by Microsoft Visual FoxPro, a relational database with an object-oriented programming environment from that comes with prewritten classes. DBX files define custom fields and allowable data types for those fields.

Visual FoxPro is part of Microsoft's Visual Studio. FoxPro is used also to connect to such databases as SQL Server and Oracle.


Learn more about DBX files:

Visit the Microsoft Visual FoxPro forums.

See FAQ about Visual FoxPro on IT Knowledge Exchange.

This was last updated in July 2010
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