An axd file extension is used for ASP.NET files that handle various embedded resource requests server side. Commonly used on servers to manage website requests.

There are 2 other file types using
the AXD file extension!

axd file icon.axd - Avery Laber Pro re-index file

axd file icon.axd - Actrix Technical 2000 file

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Software that works with axd file extension

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AXD file extension - ASP.NET web handler

What is axd file? How to open axd files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

axd file icon: axd filetype icon

The axd file extension is used by by ASP.NET applications for handling embedded resource requests.

The *.axd files contain instructions for retrieving embedded resources, such as images, JavaScript *.js files, or *.css files.

The *.axd files are used for injecting resources into the client-side Web page and access them on the server in a standard way.

Example: WebResoursce.axd, ScriptResoursce.axd

The default software associated to axd file type:

ASP.NET icon

Microsoft Corporation logo ASP.NET  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft ASP.NET is web application framework used by web programmers to crate web applications, web services and dynamic web sites. Source code of ASP.NET web is written in static (X)HTML and dynamic parts use .NET source code. ASP.NET pages work in all web browsers, such as Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera etc.

Microsoft Visual Studio icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Visual Studio  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) used to create applications for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, .NET Framework, Silverlight as well as dynamic websites and web applications.

Help how to open AXD files:

Use Microsoft Visual Studio to open *.axd web handler files. Also can be viewed by any source code editor.

How to convert file with extension AXD:

The axd file type cannot be converted to other file formats.

List of software applications associated to the .axd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open axd file, edit axd file, convert axd file, view axd file, play axd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the axd files.

  • Open axd file
  • Save axd file
  • Edit axd file
  • Create axd file
  • Others axd file

Software that open axd file - ASP.NET web handler

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Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with axd file by default:
Microsoft Visual Studio small icon Microsoft Visual Studio
Other suggested software:
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
Atom small icon Atom
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
PSPad small icon PSPad

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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