.KIX File Extension

KiXtart Script File

KIX files contain KiXtart script code. The scripts automate sequences of activities in Microsoft Windows and Windows Server. They also supervise certain system events, like logging. The KiXtart langua...

General Information

Title KIX File Extension
Extension .kix
Full Form KiXtart Script File
File Type Script File
Developer Ruud van Velsen
MIME Type text/plain

File Function

Primary Function Run scripts
Additional Functions Automate tasks
Features Login scripts, Administration

File Characteristics

Quality Text-based
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes

Use Cases

System Administration Yes
Network Configuration Yes
Automated Deployment Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Script exploitation
Best Practices Code signing, Secure storage

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 1991
Latest Version KiXtart 2010 (4.67)

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .bat, .cmd, .vbs, .ps1

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
KiXtart Free Windows
Notepad++ Free Windows
EditPlus Paid Windows