SHX File Recovery

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SHX File Recovery

What is a .SHX file?

An SHX file contains a shape or font compiled by Autodesk AutoCAD from an .SHP shape file or .PFB font file. It stores shape definitions, as well as font definitions for displaying custom text. SHX files support many Type 1 PostScript fonts.

How to recover lost .SHX files?

Sometimes while working with a computer, laptop or other stationary or mobile devices, you may encounter various bugs, freezes, hardware or software failures, even in spite of regular updates and junk cleaning. As a result, an important .SHX file may be deleted.

By no means should you think that the only way to recover a .SHX file is always to create it once more.

Use programs for recovering .SHX files if a file was lost after accidental or deliberate deleting, formatting the memory card or the internal storage, cleaning the storage device, after a virus attack or a system failure.

Programs to recover .SHX files

Looking for a way to recover files?

In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.

To do it:

1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.

2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.

3. Double-click on the disk from which you need to recover files, and select analysis type.

4. When the scanning is over, you will be shown the files for recovery.

5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.

6. Select the files you have been looking for and click «Recovery».

7. Choose one of the methods for saving the files and recover them.

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How to open file with .SHX extension?

Looking for how to open a autocad compiled shape file file?

Additional Information

Тип файла: AutoCAD Compiled Shape File

Расширение файла: .SHX

Разработчик: Autodesk

Категория: CAD Files

Формат: Binary

HEX: 41 75 74 6F 43 41 44 2D 38 36 20 62 69 67 66 6F 6E 74 20 31 2E 30 0D 0A 1A 08 00

ASCII: P2K Superfile

File Types that Using the SHX Extension:
- AutoCAD Compiled Shape File
- Motorola Flash Superfile
- Shapefile Index File

Programs that open SHX files

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