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.AX File Extension

File TypeDirectShow Filter

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CategoryPlugin Files

What is an AX file?

Used by various video playback programs to process video data streams; provides decoding and encoding capabilities, file parsing, audio and video de-multiplexing, video decompression, and rendering of video files; may also be used in the video recording and editing process.

More Information

DirectShow is sometimes referred to as "Quartz" and was developed as a replacement for Microsoft's "Video for Windows" format.

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Programs that open AX files
Updated 4/3/2007

About AX Files

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