Files with aid file extension is mainly related to older ACDSee Classic and used for its thumbnail files.

There is one other file type using
the AID file extension!

empty icon.aid - Star Trek Armada artificial intelligence parameters

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Software that open aid file

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AID file extension - ACDSee Classic thumbnail data

What is aid file? How to open aid files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

aid file icon: aid filetype icon

The aid file extension is mainly related to older ACDSee Classic.

These aid files contain thumbnails or thumbnail cache. They are created for internal use of the ACDSee Classic. The ACDSee Classic is discontinued product.

This aid file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open aid file:

ACDSee Classic icon

ACD Systems International Inc. logoACDSee Classic  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
ACD Systems International Inc.

Original fast and easy-to-use image viewer and thumbnail browser from ACD Systems.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .aid 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 .aid 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 aid file, edit aid file, convert aid file, view aid file, play aid 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 aid files.

Programs that can create aid file - ACDSee Classic thumbnail data

Programs supporting the exension aid on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about ACDSee Classic for create aid file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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