To open a MAXQDA 11 project with MAXQDA 12, please:
- When selecting a projec to open, choose Open existing project and then Other projects and click OK.
- In the next dialog window select “MAXQDA 11 projects (*.mx11) from the drop-down list
- Then select the MAXQDA 11 project you want to open and click Open
Hint: MAXQDA 12 creates an .mx12 copy of the old project file in the same folder. Please note that the conversion process might take some minutes; MAXQDA continuously informs you about the progress.
Exchanging Project files with MAXQDA 12
|Opens project files||.mx12
|Opens exchange files||.mex|
|Saves projects to||.mx12 or .mex|