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✅ DirectShow Filter Plugin

DirectShow Filter Plugin .ax file icon
The AX file is a DirectShow Filter Plugin (Codec). DShow filter is a DLL with extension AX. DirectShow is a multimedia framework and API produced by Microsoft for software developers to perform various operations with media files.
Category: Application files
Application: Windows Media Player
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AX aliases:
AX related links:
AX related extensions:
Microsoft Audio Compression Manager Codec

Control Panel Item

Windows Dynamic Linked Llibrary

Windows Device Driver

Visual C++ Import Library

Sybase PowerBuilder Runtime Library

✅ Opera AX Data

Opera AX Data .ax file icon
The AX file is an Opera AX Data. Opera is a web browser and Internet suite developed by the Opera Software company.
The AX format description is not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: Opera
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AX aliases:
AX related links:
AX related extensions:
Opera Saved Session

Opera Extension

Opera Binary Markup Language Document

Opera VX Data

Opera Javascript Object

Opera Policy Data

✅ Modula-3 Linker Information

Modula-3 Linker Information .mx file icon
The MX file is a Modula-3 Linker Information. Modula-3 is a modern programming language that supports interfaces, objects, generics, lightweight threads of control, the isolation of unsafe code, garbage collection, exceptions, and subtyping.
Category: Development files
Application: EzM3
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
MX aliases:
MX related links:
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C Source Code

Modula-3 Source Code

Visual Studio Resource Script



Haskell Source With C Hooks

⚠ Be careful with .ax files.

It's important to know that the .ax file extension can be used by various programs, not just the ones you expect. This includes potentially harmful software or malware that might create .ax files. Be cautious when dealing with .ax files from unknown sources.

🚫 The .ax file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

aa, ac, ad, as, az, qx, wx, xa, xx, zx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Adobe Flash ActionScript

Ski Stunt Simulator Animation

Quexal Source Code

Audible Audiobook

MS Flight Simulator Weather File

GNU Autoconf Input File

🔴 Can't open a .ax 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:

Select an app to open this .ax file

It means that the operating system does not have a default app associated with the .ax file type. To resolve this issue and open the file, you can take the following steps:

If you don't know how to change the default app for the .ax file, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. The extension of a file serves as a hint to the operating system and various software programs about the type of data contained within the file. When you alter a file's extension, you essentially modify how software applications interpret and handle that file. Every file has a specific format, also known as its file type or file format. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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