There are 6 other file types using
the ASD file extension!

asd file icon.asd - Advanced Streaming Format description file

asd file icon.asd - Astound presentation file

asd file icon.asd - Lotus screen driver

asd file icon.asd - Alphacam stone drawing file

asd file icon.asd - Ableton Live audio analysis file

asd file icon.asd - ASD Archiver compressed archive

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ASD file extension - Microsoft Word auto-save document file

What is asd file? How to open asd files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

Microsoft Office file type icon Microsoft Office file type

Backup file type icon Backup file type

asd file icon: asd filetype icon

The ASD file extension is associated with Microsoft Word, a powerful authoring program that gives you the ability to create and share documents by combining a comprehensive set of writing tools with the easy-to-use Microsoft Office Fluent user interface, which is part of Microsoft Office.

The *.asd files are used by various versions of Microsoft Word for auto-saved backups of document files. The .asd files are created by following versions of Microsoft Word:

  • Microsoft Word 95a
  • Microsoft Word 95
  • Microsoft Word 97
  • Microsoft Word 2000
  • Microsoft Word 2002
  • Microsoft Word 2003
  • Microosft Word 2007

The WBK file extension is the default file extension for document auto-backup files in latest edition of Microsoft Word.


The default software associated to asd file type:

Microsoft Word icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Word  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Word 2013 is the latest version of the famous family of word processor that started with Word for MS-DOS in 1983. Currently Word is a core application of Microsoft Office suite. Microsoft Word offers powerful word processing and text editor features that allow users to easy create high quality documents.

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Help how to open ASD files:

Microsoft Word should be able to open the *.asd files.

How to convert file with extension ASD:

These files cannot probably be converted directly. However using them it should be possible to recover the actual document in Microsoft Word.

Find conversions from asd file:

asd to doc

asd to docx

asd to pdf

asd to txt

List of software applications associated to the .asd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open asd file, edit asd file, convert asd file, view asd file, play asd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the asd files.

  • Open asd file
  • Backup asd file
  • Others asd file

Software that open asd file - Microsoft Word auto-save document file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open asd file action.

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