AXF file format description

Many people often share .axf files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .axf files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .axf files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .axf files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .axf file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.axf - ARM RealView Compiler Object

The AXF development files are related to ARM RealView Development Suite. The AXF file is an ARM RealView Compiler Object. RealView Development Suite is a suite of software development applications, together with supporting documentation and examples, that enable you to write, build, and debug applications for the ARM family processors.

Application:ARM RealView Development Suite
Category:Development files
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ARM RealView Compiler Object related extensions:

  • ts0 tio32 Script
  • gcov GNU GCOV Logfile
  • vcwin32 Visual Studio Visual C Win32 Makefile
  • scro Amira Script Object
  • csgrad Visual Studio Gradients Data
  • d GCC Dependency File

.axf - µVision Absolute and Executable Object

The AXF development files are related to µVision. The AXF file is a µVision Absolute and Executable Object. µVision is a window-based software development platform that combines a robust and modern editor with a project manager and make facility tool.

Category:Development files
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µVision Absolute and Executable Object related extensions:

  • jcs WebLogic Java Control Source
  • dtp JetBrains DotTrace Profile Data
  • inspxe Intel Inspector Results Data
  • elf Executable and Linkable Format File
  • fsx F# Script
  • pcf RISCWatch Processor Configuration File

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .axf file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .axf extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .axf files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .axf files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .axf file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .axf file

To set the .axf file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .axf file association. Many applications can open .axf files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .axf file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

aaf, acf, adf, af, afx, asf, ax, axb, axc, axd, axe, axg, axr, axt, axv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .axf filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .axf:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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