Files with jax extension are associated with executable Java JAR file. They include special entries to recognize, which one in the jar is the main one.

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JAX file extension - Java executable JAR file

What is jax file? How to open jax files?

File type specification:

Program executable file type icon Program executable file type

The jax file extension is used for executable Java JAR file. The file contains a special entry in the manifest to tell which class file in the jar is the main one. A JAX file can be directly executed, just like a *.exe file with the appropriate associations.

The default software associated to jax file type:

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Oracle Corporation logoJava  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Oracle Corporation

Java is a set of developing applications and specifications used to create software in Java programming language. Java is used on many computing platforms from desktop computers to mobile phones.

Java source code derives much syntax from C and C++ programming language but has a simpler object model. To run applications written in Java the Java runtime environment must be installed on a device.

Help how to open JAX files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

How to convert file with extension JAX:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .jax file extension

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

  • Others jax file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with jax file - Java executable JAR file

Click on the software link for more information about Java. Java uses jax file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).


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