Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .aid

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .aid file?
  • Which program can create the .aid file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .aid format?
  • What can convert .aid files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .aid extension?
MapInfo Access ID File .aid file icon

MapInfo Access ID File

AID file is a MapInfo Access ID File. MapInfo is a powerful mapping and geographic analysis application.
Category: GIS files
Application: MapInfo
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ArcInfo Binary Coverage
ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image
ArcInfo Band Interleaved by Line Image
ArcInfo Band Sequential Image
ArcInfo ASCII Export
Geography Markup Language Document
MapInfo Table Document
FME Document
FME Feature Store

Other types of files may also use the .aid file extension. If you have helpful information about .aid extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Command and Conquer Compressed Audio
AutoCAD Device-Independent Binary Plotter File
Microsoft Dynamics AX Application Developer Documentation Index
Microsoft Dynamics AX Application Label Data
Alphacam Laser Drawing
Adobe Illustrator Drawing
FDS Imaging Software Configuration
Advanced Image Coding
Lotus Notes User ID File

The .aid filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

adi (30), aud (17), ald (14), wid (8), ai (7), aic (6), aiw (6), aiv (5), id (5), ad (4), air (4), ais (4), aif (4), aod (3), ajd (2)

Can't open a .aid file?

If you want to open a .aid file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .aid association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.aid

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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