What is a .AAX File And How To Open It – Audible

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .aax extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .aax file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .AAX file?

The .AAX file extension stands for Audible Enhanced Audiobook File. The developer of this file extension is Audible. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .aax file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .AAX file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .AAX file on various operating systems.

How to open a .AAX file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .aax file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple iTunes software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Apple iTunes.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .AAX file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple iTunes software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .AAX file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .aax file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple iTunes software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Apple iTunes software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .AAX file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Apple iTunes software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .AAX file?

If you cannot open the .AAX file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .AAX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .aaxplugin – Avid Technology, .ab – Google, .ab – Ambling Books, .ab1 – DNA Electropherogram File, .ab2 – Broderbund. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .AAX file with the Apple iTunes program on Windows and Apple iTunes program on Mac.