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RA file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .ra file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .ra file?
  • What program do I need to open a .ra file?
  • How can the .ra file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .ra files to another format?

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

✅ Real Audio Sound

Real Audio Sound .ra file icon
The RA file is a Real Audio Sound. Real Audio was first introduced by RealNetworks in 1995.
Category: Audio files
Application: Real Player
Mime-type: audio/vnd.rn-realaudio
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
RA aliases:
ram, rax
RA related links:
RA related extensions:
MIDI Music

MPEG Audio Layer 3 Data

RealMedia File

Amiga 8SVX Sound

AC-3 Compressed Audio

Free Lossless Audio Codec File

Monkey's Audio File

AAC Low Overhead Audio Stream

Sun Audio File

DTS Encoded Audio File

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

🚫 The .ra file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ar, da, ea, fa, ga, rq, rw, rx, rz, ta

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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Unix Static Library
FASTA Sequence

🔴 Can't open a .ra 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 .ra 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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