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AD3 file - How do I open a .ad3 file?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ 3-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio

3-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio .ad3 file icon
The AD3 file is a 3-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio. Adaptive Differential Pulse Code Modulation (ADPCM) is a digital compression technique used mainly for speech compression in telecommunications.
The AD3 format description is not yet available
Category: Audio files
Application: SoX
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AD3 aliases:
AD3 related links:
AD3 related extensions:
4-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio

Other types of files may also use the .ad3 file extension.

🚫 The .ad3 file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

a3, a3d, ac3, ad, ade, adr, adw, af3, ar3, as3, av3, ax3, d3, da3, qd3

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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🔴 Can't open a .ad3 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 .ad3 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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