Files with axd extension are used for ASP.NET files that handle various embedded resource requests server side. Commonly found on servers to manage website requests.

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

empty icon.axd - Avery Label Pro index file

axd icon.axd - Actrix Technical 2000 data

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Software that open axd file

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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

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

These .axd files contain instructions for retrieving embedded resources, such as images, JavaScript js files, or css files. They are used for injecting resources into the client-side Web page and access them on the server in a standard way.

Example: WebResoursce.axdScriptResoursce.axd

Updated: April 7, 2024

The default software associated to open axd file:

ASP.NET icon

Microsoft Corporation logoASP.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 logoMicrosoft Visual Studio  Multiplatform 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. Visual Studio is available for Windows and Mac.

Help how to open:

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

How to convert:

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, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android 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 axd files.

Software that open axd file - ASP.NET web handler

Programs supporting the exension axd on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open axd file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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