The File Extensions Database

.AVJ File Extension

  • Developer by: Avira Operations
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .AVJ file?

.AVJ is AntiVir Job File

File used by AntiVir antivirus software for Windows; saved in a plain text format and contains the configuration information for a scheduled job, which may be for an antivirus scan or a software update.

You can view and edit the list of AntiVir jobs in the software's user interface by selecting Administration → Scheduler. Each job shown in the resulting page is saved to an individual AVJ file following directory: ProgramData\Avira\Avira Desktop\JOBS\.

Programs that open AntiVir Job File
Avira Antivirus Pro 2019

How to solve problems with AVJ files

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