AFX File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an AFX file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .AFX files.

What is an AFX file?

An .AFX file is an Auto FX PhotoGraphic Edges image file. Through our analysis of AFX files, we know that one use of the format is Auto FX PhotoGraphic Edges image. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open AFX files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension AFX for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different AFX openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension AFX

While we know of one file format using the .AFX file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .AFX file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of AFX files. Remember, different programs may use AFX files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
WinCDEmuWinCDEmuUser submitted
Paint Shop Pro XIPaint Shop Pro XIUser submitted
Profile Financial Application SuiteProfile Financial Application SuiteUser submitted
Jasc Paint Shop ProJasc Paint Shop ProUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
AKSys ApplicationAKSys ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with AFX-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with AFX-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!