||Program(s) to view/edit
||An image file used for Background imagery in the 2D environment. Used e.g. for ingame trophies, icons, rank insignia
||XWA CBM Editor
||A container file that is used for various 2D frontend elements such as crosshairs, skirmish pics, ship icons, backdrops, etc.
||XWA Dat Customizer, XWA DAT Editor
||Any text editor
||The central entity file type for objects in the 3D engine. Contains models, textures, hardpoints, hitzones, engine glow effects and transformation information.
||OPTech, Ace_DXF, XWA OPT Editor, Opt Enhancer
||OPT-Project file created and used by OPTech.
||Pilot file, basically a savegame file.
||XWA Pilot editor
||OPT-Project file created and used by Ace_DXF
||Info-File created and used by MXvTEd to store the information and stats required to install an OPT into the game.
||Music file format
||XWA IMC Editor
||Video file format used for ingame cutscenes
||XWA SNM Converter
||A slightly older patch file to install custom content using Defiant's X-Wing Install Sytem (XIS)
||X-Wing Install System