The File Extensions Database

.AXA File Extension

  • Developer by: CSIRO
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .AXA file?

.AXA is Annodex Audio File

Audio file stored in the Annodex format, which is similar to the Ogg container format; contains compressed audio, along with Continuous Media Markup Language (CMML) and codec information to make it easier for the content to be searched and accessed.

The audio in the AXA file may be compressed by a variety of codecs, such as Vorbis, FLAC, Speex, or Ghost.

NOTE: The Annodex plugin for the Mozilla Firefox web browser is no longer available.

Programs that open Annodex Audio File
VideoLAN VLC media player
Macgo Mac Media Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player

How to solve problems with AXA files

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