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Details of the .asx file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .asx file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .asx file?
  • What program do I need to open a .asx file?
  • How can the .asx file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .asx files to another format?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .asx?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .asx extension?

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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.asx file extension details

Advanced Stream Redirector

Advanced Stream Redirector .asx file icon
ASX file is an Advanced Stream Redirector. The ASX format is a type of XML metafile designed to store a list of Windows Media files to play during a multimedia presentation.
Category: Video files
Application: Windows Media Player
Mime-type: video/x-ms-asf
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
ASX aliases:
ASX related links:
ASX related extensions:
Advanced Systems Format Media

Windows Media Video Redirector

Windows Media Audio Redirector

Windows Media Redirector

Streaming Media Shortcut

Streaming Media Format Video

.asx file extension details

Alpha Five Database Index

Alpha Five Database Index .asx file icon
ASX file is an Alpha Five Database Index. Alpha Five is a beginner friendly application development environment.
Category: Development files
Application: Alpha Five
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
ASX aliases:
ASX related links:
ASX related extensions:
Alpha Five Database

Alpha Five Library

Alpha Five Memo Data

Alpha Five Data Dictionary Index

Alpha Five Data Dictionary

Alpha Five Data Dictionary Memo

Alpha Five Variables Data

Alpha Five Data

Alpha Five Script Data

Alpha Five Database Lock

Other types of files may also use the .asx file extension.

.asx file extension error

The .asx file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

wsx, acx, sax, azx, axs, awx, ass, asc, as, xsx, aex, sx, qsx, axx, ax

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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AxCrypt Encrypted File
Advanced SubStation Alpha Subtitle
ASCII Armored GPG/PGP File
Alpha Five Compiled Library Script
ZX Audio File
AlphaControls Skin Package
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene in ASCII
Plain Text File
open .asx file

Can't open a .asx file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .asx file association, check the FAQ.

.asx file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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