The File Extensions Database

.AXT File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AXT file?

.AXT is Adobe Photoshop Extract File

Color extraction file created by Photoshop, an image-editing application developed by Adobe Systems; contains information for replacing one color with another color; can specify the replacement's fuzziness as well as the hue, saturation, and lightness of the replacement color.

AXT files are used for saving and loading color replacement settings information. The Replace Color window can be opened in Photoshop by selecting Image → Adjustments → Replace Color....

Programs that open Adobe Photoshop Extract File
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
File Type 2 Microsoft AutoRoute Template
Developer by: Microsoft Category: GIS Files Format: Binary

Template for creating a map (.AXE file) with Microsoft AutoRoute, a trip planning program; can include points of interest, travel routes, and other map information; used as a starting point for creating trip plans.

NOTE:AutoRoute has been discontinued.

Programs that open Microsoft AutoRoute Template
Microsoft AutoRoute

How to solve problems with AXT files

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