The File Extensions Database


.AMXD File Extension

  • Developer by: Ableton
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AMXD file?

.AMXD is Ableton Max Patch File

Audio device settings file created by Ableton Max for Live, a program used for creating custom devices for Ableton Live audio software; may be an audio effect, a MIDI effect, or a custom instrument; allows music producers to extend the default Ableton Live devices.

NOTE: Ableton Max for Live is provided as a standalone application or as part of the Ableton Suite, an upgraded version of Ableton Live.

Programs that open Ableton Max Patch File
Windows
Ableton Max for Live
Ableton Live
Mac
Ableton Max for Live
Ableton Live

How to solve problems with AMXD files

  • Associate the AMXD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AMXD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AMXD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AMXD 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 .AMXD is Ableton Max Patch File. Because only the current version supports the latest AMXD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Ableton manufacturer website after an available .AMXD is Ableton Max Patch File update.
  • To make sure that your AMXD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.