Files with ad file extension are related to the Anno Designer and used for its projects.

There are 5 other file types using
the AD file extension!

empty - After Dark screen saver data

ad - AppleDouble encoded data

empty - AxSys script file

empty - UNIX application default resource file

ad - Application Diagram data

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AD file extension - Anno Designer project

What is ad file? How to open ad files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The ad file extension is associated with the Anno Designer, a program for Microsoft Windows operating system, which allows users to create layouts for ANNO video games.

An ad file stores project from Anno Designer.

The default software associated to open ad file:

Anno Designer picture or screenshot

Anno Designer  Microsoft Windows software

Anno Designer is a set of tools used to build layouts for Anno video games and export them as images.

Help how to open:

Use Anno Designer to open *.ad files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .ad file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .ad file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open ad file, edit ad file, convert ad file, view ad file, play ad 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 ad files.

Software that open ad file - Anno Designer project

Programs supporting the exension ad on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Anno Designer for open ad file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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