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WAX file extension

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

  • What is the .wax file?
  • What program do I need to open a .wax file?
  • How can the .wax file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .wax files to another format?

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

✅ Windows Media Audio Redirector

Windows Media Audio Redirector .wax file icon
WAX file is a Windows Media Audio Redirector file. The WAX format is a type of XML metafile designed to store a list of Windows Media Audio files to play during a multimedia presentation.
Category: Audio files
Application: Windows Media Player
Mime-type: audio/x-ms-wax
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
WAX aliases:
WAX related links:
WAX related extensions:
Advanced Stream Redirector

Windows Media Video Redirector

Windows Media Redirector

✅ Procomm Plus Compiled Script

Procomm Plus Compiled Script .wax file icon
WAX file is a Procomm Plus Compiled Script. Procomm Plus is a terminal emulation and file transfer software.
WAX format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: Procomm Plus
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
WAX aliases:
WAX related links:
WAX related extensions:
Procomm Plus Alternate Menu

Procomm Plus Dialing Directory

Procomm Plus Message Header

Procomm Plus ASPect Script

Procomm Plus Screen Snapshot

Procomm Plus Help Information

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

🚫 The .wax file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

aax, awx, ax, dax, eax, qax, sax, wa, waa, wac, wad, was, waz, wwx, wx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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Symantec Procomm Plus Script
Spektrum DX8 Transmitter Firmware

🔴 Can't open a .wax 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 .wax file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 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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