How to open file with AX extension?

AX file description

A .AX, or DirectShow Filter, file is used by programs related to the playback of videos on the Windows platform. It is associated with the idea of processing various video streams. The file format came about as a replacement for the “Video for Windows” format on the operating system. Its most significant features are the ability to encode and decode a video stream, compress and decompress video files, render videos, de-multiplex audio, and parse video files and may be used in the video recording, editing, and production process. At times, it is referred to as Quartz or is more generally known as the DirectShow Filter.

Basic information about AX file

File AX is one of the files of the Plugin Files category. Its full name is DirectShow Filter . File format AX was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file AX sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a AX file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support AX file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the AX file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the AX file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the AX file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the AX file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the AX file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the AX file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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