Details of the .m4a file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .m4a file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .m4a file?
- What program do I need to open a .m4a file?
- How can the .m4a file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .m4a?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .m4a extension?
- How can I convert .m4a files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .m4a?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
M4A file is a MPEG-4 audio stream (MP4). MP4 is a better audio compression technology than old MP3.
Other types of files may also use the .m4a file extension.
The .m4a file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .m4a 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 a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .m4a file association, check the FAQ.
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