.AAXPLUGIN File Extension

Avid Technology
File Type:
Avid Audio eXtension Plugin File

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

What is an AAXPLUGIN file?

Aaxplugin file extension has Avid Audio eXtension Plugin file type, developed by Avid Technology, which is associated with the "plugin files" category.

Used by Pro Tools, the plugin file provides extra sound and audio processing effects, including convolution reverbs, noise reduction tools, and more. Users may generate AAXPLUGIN files using Avid, or any other third-party developer, expanding the capabilities of Pro Tools.

If using Windows, go to the following directory to find the plugins:

C:\Program Files\Common Files\Avid\Audio\Plug-Ins

If using Mac, check out the directory down below to find the plugins:

Macintosh HD/Library/Application Support/Avid/Audio/Plug-Ins

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

aaxplugin file icon
Avid Technology
File Type:
Avid Audio eXtension Plugin File
Plugin Files

How to open AAXPLUGIN file?

Double click the aaxplugin 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 .aaxplugin 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 aaxplugin 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the aaxplugin 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 AAXPLUGIN 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 aaxplugin file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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