AAC file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .aac file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .aac file?
- What program do I need to open a .aac file?
- How can the .aac file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .aac files to another format?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Advanced Audio Coding Stream
AAC file is an Advanced Audio Coding Stream. Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is an audio coding standard for lossy digital audio compression.
Other types of files may also use the .aac file extension.
🚫 The .aac 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 .aac 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:
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 .aac file association, check the FAQ.
🔴 Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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