An ase file extension is related to the 3ds Max, a 3D modeling tool. An ase file stores scene in ASCII text file format.

There are 3 other file types using
the ASE file extension!

ase icon.ase - Velvet Studio sample file

empty icon.ase - Adobe Color Swatch Exchange file

empty icon.ase - Alice scene export file

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ASE file extension - 3D Studio Max ASCII scene export data

What is ase file? How to open ase files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

ase file icon: ase filetype icon

The ase file extension is used by 3D Studio Max, 3D graphic and modeling software for Microsoft Windows operating system developed by Autodesk, Inc.

The ase file stores exported 3D scene data in ASCII text file format (information about 3D scene, shapes, pointers, etc.).

The ase file can be opened in other software developed by Autodesk, like AutoCAD.

The default software associated to ase file type:

3ds Max (3D Studio Max) icon

Autodesk, Inc. logo3ds Max (3D Studio Max)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

A popular 3D animation software, 3ds Max (previously known as 3D Studio Max) is used by professional to create stunning 3D content. It contains modeling capabilities, flexible plug-in architecture, scripting language, etc. It is mostly used by computer game developers. It is also used to create movie visual effects. 3ds Max is only for Microsoft Windows.

Help how to open ASE files:

ASE format can probably be opened in wide range of 3D graphic software.

How to convert file with extension ASE:

The Autodesk ASCII scene export file format can be transformed to other 3D file formats.

Find conversions from ase file:

ase to aco

ase to jpg

ase to obj

ase to png

Find converter to ase file type:

3ds to ase

aco to ase

fbx to ase

iv to ase

max to ase

obj to ase

File identification strings:

HEX code: 2A 33 44 53 4D 41 58 5F 41 53 43 49 49 45 58 50 4F

List of software applications associated to the .ase file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open ase file, edit ase file, convert ase file, view ase file, play ase 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting ase files.

  • Open ase file
  • Edit ase file
  • View ase file
  • Convert ase file
  • Create ase file
  • Import ase file
  • Export ase file

Software that open ase file - 3D Studio Max ASCII scene export data

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with ase file by default:
3ds Max (3D Studio Max) small icon 3ds Max (3D Studio Max)
Other suggested software:
AutoCAD small icon AutoCAD

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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