.AXD File Extension

.AXD File Extension

File Type

ASP.NET Web Handler File

Developer Microsoft
Popularity
3.6  |  48 Votes
Category Web Files
Format Binary

What is an AXD file?

An AXD file is a file used by ASP.NET applications for handling embedded resource requests. It contains instructions for retrieving embedded resources, such as images, JavaScript (.JS) files, and .CSS files. AXD files are used for injecting resources into the client-side webpage and access them on the server in a standard way.

More Information

AXD files typically have the name WebResource.axd and have the object type "AssemblyResourceLoader" within ASP.NET program code. WebResource.axd functionality can be enabled in the AssemblyInfo.cs file.

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Programs that open AXD files

Updated June 12, 2019

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