Home : File Types : AX File

.AX File Extension

File TypeDirectShow Filter

3.6 (38 Votes)
CategoryPlugin Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

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.

Open over 300 file formats with File Viewer Plus.
Programs that open AX files
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
Other video player that supports video filters
Apple QuickTime Player
Other video player that supports video filters
VideoLAN VLC media player
Updated 4/3/2007

About the file extension ax

Our goal is to help you understand what a file with a *.ax suffix is and how to open it.

The DirectShow Filter file type, file format description, and Mac, Windows, and Linux programs listed on this page have been individually researched and verified by the FileInfo team. We strive for 100% accuracy and do not publish any information we have not been able to verify.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page, please let us know.