Details of the .wma file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .wma file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .wma file?
- What program do I need to open a .wma file?
- How can the .wma file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .wma?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .wma extension?
- How can I convert .wma files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .wma?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Windows Media Audio
WMA file is a Windows Media Audio. WMA was created by Microsoft to compete against MP3, that was quickly becoming the de-facto standard format for audio compression.
Other types of files may also use the .wma file extension.
The .wma 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 .wma 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 .wma file association, check the FAQ.
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