How to open a file with .asx extension?

File Type : Multi Media Playlist Shortcut
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .asx file

Searching for the right program to open .asx files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .asx file extension?

ASX files: The ASX file type is combined with 'Advanced Stream Redirector File' by Microsoft Corporation. It is mainly a playlist shortcut which gives the media player, the playlist contains the information on how to present the media file. It is basically a multimedia playlist or shortcut to an audio/video file (often an .ASF file); used for storing multimedia playlists and references one or more URLs that point to the locations of the audio and video files.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open asxfiles:

  • Apple Quick Time
  • Real Player
  • Microsoft Windows Media Player
  • GRETECH GOM Player
  • Nullsoft Winamp
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • Roxio Creator NXT Pro 3
  • Ventis Media MediaMonkey 4
  • Apple iTunes
  • Apple Quick Time
  • VideoLAN VLC media player
  • VideoLAN VLC media player