The File Extensions Database

.AGE3XSAV File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .AGE3XSAV file?

.AGE3XSAV is Age of Empires 3: The WarChiefs Save File

Save file used by Age of Empires 3: The WarChiefs, an expansion pack for the real-time strategy game series; contains game progress, such as resources, buildings, and settlers.

AGE3XSAV files are located in the \My Documents\My Games\Age of Empires 3\Savegame\ directory.

The Age of Empires 3 game without expansion packs uses the .AGE3SAV extension for save files. The second expansion, Age of Empires 3: The Asian Dynasties, uses the .AGE3YSAV file extension.

Programs that open Age of Empires 3: The WarChiefs Save File
Microsoft Age of Empires 3

How to solve problems with AGE3XSAV files

  • Associate the AGE3XSAV file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AGE3XSAV file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AGE3XSAV files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AGE3XSAV file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .AGE3XSAV is Age of Empires 3: The WarChiefs Save File. Because only the current version supports the latest AGE3XSAV file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft manufacturer website after an available .AGE3XSAV is Age of Empires 3: The WarChiefs Save File update.
  • To make sure that your AGE3XSAV file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.