The File Extensions Database

.AVX File Extension

  • Developer by: Avid Technology
  • Category: Plugin Files

What is an .AVX file?

.AVX is Avid Plugin File

Software extension used by Avid products such as Media Composer and Xpress; adds functionality to the software such as custom video effects or new file format importing; enables third-party developers to extend the base application features.

Programs that open Avid Plugin File
Avid Media Composer
Avid Xpress
Avid Media Composer
Avid Xpress
File Type 2 ArcView Extension File
Developer by: ESRI Category: Plugin Files Format: Text

Add-on file used by ArcView, a program used for GIS data analysis and visualization; contains program code that is used to add new functionality to ArcView; may be used to add various extensions, including graphing functions, statistical analysis, and data import and export capabilities.

AVX files are stored in a plain text format.

NOTE: ArcView is included with ESRI's ArcGIS Desktop GIS software.

Programs that open ArcView Extension File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop

How to solve problems with AVX files

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