The ase file extension is related to the Adobe Swatch Exchange file format.

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

ase icon.ase - 3D Studio Max ASCII scene export data

ase icon.ase - Velvet Studio sample

empty icon.ase - Alice scene export

Detailed description

Software that open ase file

Add comment

ASE file extension - Adobe Color Swatch Exchange

What is ase file? How to open ase files?

The ase file extension is related to the Adobe Swatch Exchange file format, typically used to share color swatches between one or more Adobe Creative Suite programs for their color management tools.

Standalone applications within Adobe Creative Suite was replaced by Adobe Creative Cloud subscription service.

The default software associated to open ase file:

Adobe Photoshop icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Photoshop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Photoshop is great photography editing software that offers numerous features, powerful tools and other breakthrough capabilities to offer their users maximum performance for image editing.

The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.

Adobe Creative Cloud icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Creative Cloud  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Creative Cloud is latest member of Creative family. With this version Adobe moved from one-time fee to subscription based model, while no longer plans to offer one time purchase options like the users were used. There is either annual or monthly fee for using the whole bundle or just one program.

Help how to open:

Used for import into Adobe applications.

How to convert:

Probably can be converted to other formats.

Find conversions from ase file:

ase to aco

ase to act

ase to dxf

ase to jpg

ase to obj

ase to pdf

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

png to ase

List of software applications associated to the .ase 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 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting ase files.

Software that open ase file - Adobe Color Swatch Exchange

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

On-line services:

Previous file extension
ASD file extension > Settings, options, themes or skins file types

Next file extension
file extension ASEF


Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed