An awx file extension is associated with the Microsoft DirectX and used for its data files.

There is one other file type using
the AWX file extension!

empty icon.awx - ArcIMS XML project

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Software that open awx file

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AWX file extension - Microsoft DirectX data

What is awx file? How to open awx files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The awx file extension is related to Microsoft DirectX, a collection of application programming interfaces for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The awx file and was used for some files since version 8.1.

This awx file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open awx file:

DirectX icon

Microsoft Corporation logoDirectX  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft DirectX is set of application interfaces for Microsoft Windows used by multimedia applications, games and videos. It contains DirectDraw, Direct3D, Direct2D, DirectSound, DirectMusic, DirectInput and other components. The DirectX standard is supported by a wide variety of consumer and workstation-class graphics software and hardware solutions.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .awx file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .awx file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open awx file, edit awx file, convert awx file, view awx file, play awx 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 awx files.

Programs that can create awx file - Microsoft DirectX data

Programs supporting the exension awx on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about DirectX for create awx file action.

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