Files with aae file extension can be typically found by owners of Apple devices and computers and users of the Apple Photos app. The aae files contain edits and other changes made on a particular photo (.jpg). They purpose is to allow save non-destructive changes made on a photograph so the original photograph can be preserved.
Software that works with aae file extension
AAE file extension - Apple Photos sidecar file
What is aae file? How to open aae files?
File type specification:
File extension aae is exclusively related to a special "sidecar" file generated by the Apple Photos app included in macOS and iOS devices.
AAE format is XML based format that contains all the edits and adjustments made on a particular digital photograph (.jpg). This means that no matter what changes the user makes on some photo, the original will be always preserved. AAE was introduced in iOS 8 and OS X 10.10
Thus every picture edited by Apple Photos will be accompanied by the corresponding aae file with the changes. When you transfer the photos between iOS devices or to your computer, the .aae files will be copied together with the .jpg files.
The default software associated to aae file type:
Company or developer:
Apple Photos has been engineered from the ground up to help you keep photo growing library organized and accessible. Powerful and intuitive editing tools help you perfect your images as well as create beautiful gifts for sharing.
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Apple iOS 9 is the latest version of iOS operating system for Apple mobile platform devices such as Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. iOS is based on XNU hybrid kernel from Mac OS X (macOS).
iOS contains multi-touch interface (also known as SpringBoard GUI), and various default apps, such as Phone, Mail, Safari, Music, Videos, Messages, Photos, Camera, FaceTime, Maps, Weather, Notes, etc. Other apps are available in App Store.
List of software applications associated to the .aae file extension
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