AACfile extension

Advanced Audio Coding File
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Have trouble opening the .aac extension? Don't panic! This page explains aac files and suggests programs you may use to open aac files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is AAC file?

An AAC file is compressed with Advanced Audio Coding, a digital audio coding standard that represents audio files based on lossy audio compression. An AAC file is very similar to an MP3 file. However, the AAC file format achieves better sound quality, thanks to the lossy compression.

Additional information

You can open AAC files using Microsoft Groove Music and Apple Music audio players. You can use Nullsoft Winamp, VideoLAN VLC media player, Adobe Audition, and MPlayer applications to play AAC files. Also, you can convert an AAC file to MP3, OGG, and FLAC file formats.

How to open AAC file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the aac extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Download Solution

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the aac file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the aac file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open AAC files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your aac file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.