Files with sid extension are used by SIDTool. They contain some audio data playable on C64 emulators.

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

empty icon.sid - LizardTech MrSID image file format

sid icon.sid - Systems Management Server software inventory

empty icon.sid - ScanIt document

empty icon.sid - slot id data

sid icon.sid - Steam game data backup

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SID file extension - Commodore 64 tunes and sound effects file

What is sid file? How to open sid files?

File type specification:

Miscellaneous file type icon Miscellaneous file type

The sid file extension is associated with the audio file format used by Commodore 64 (C64) 8-bit computers. SID was a chip used on C64 to generate sounds and music. It was developed by MOS Technology, which also developed C64 CPU MOS 6510. The .sid file contains music, or sound playable in C64 emulators, or SID software audio players.

Mime: audio/prs.sid
Mime: audio/x-psid

Help how to open:

Use SIDTool to play .sid audio files.

How to convert:

It is not possible to convert the sid extension files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .sid 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 sid file, edit sid file, convert sid file, view sid file, play sid file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

sid file player - programs that play sid file - Commodore 64 tunes and sound effects file

Programs supporting the exension sid on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about SIDTool for play sid file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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