Information about the .axd (axd) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .axd file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .axd (axd) file type.

.axd
ASP.NET internal HTTP handler file.

There are two kinds of .axd file used by ASP.NET:

  1. ScriptResource.axd
    This contains the clientside JavaScript routines for AJAX.
  2. WebResource.axd
    This receives assembly resources and serves them to the web browser.

The following link provides further information related to the .axd file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .axd files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .axd. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.