Files with axx extension can be usually found as files encrypted using the AxCrypt open-source encryption software.

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Software that open axx file

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AXX file extension - AxCrypt encrypted data

What is axx file? How to open axx files?

File type specification:

Ransomware encrypted file type icon Ransomware encrypted file type

The axx file extension is related to AxCrypt, an open-source encryption software for Windows. It is used for file encryption.

A typical .axx file represents data archive encrypted by AxCrypt program with AES encryption.

It seems that recently someone abuses the program and uses it similar to ransomware.

The default software associated to open axx file:

AxCrypt icon

Axantum Software AB logoAxCrypt  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Axantum Software AB

AxCrypt is free and easy to use open source strong file encryption for Windows.

Help how to open:

Use AxCrypt to decrypt the *.axx files.

How to convert:

You you will need to decrypt these files first before you can convert them to anything else.

File identification strings:

HEX code: C0 B9 07 2E 4F 93 F1 46 A0 15 79 2C A1 D9 E8 21 15
ASCII code: ....O..F..y,...!.....

List of software applications associated to the .axx 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 axx file, edit axx file, convert axx file, view axx file, play axx 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 axx files.

Software that open axx file - AxCrypt encrypted data

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

Microsoft Windows:

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