.AAX File Extension

File Type:
Audible Enhanced Audiobook File

Having trouble opening .aax extension? Don't panic! This page explains what aax files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open aax files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an AAX file?

Aax file extension has Audible Enhanced Audiobook file type, developed by Audible, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Commonly used by Pro Tools, the file provides additional audio and sound processing effects to the program. This may include vintage compressor emulations, tools for noise reduction, convolution reverbs, etc. Users may create AAXPLUGIN files through Avid or third-party developers.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

aax file icon
File Type:
Audible Enhanced Audiobook File
Audio Files

How to open AAX file?

Double click the aax file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .aax extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the aax extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the aax file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open AAX files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the aax file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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