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Details of extension .cue

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cue file?
  • Which program can create the .cue file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cue format?
  • What can convert .cue files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cue extension?
CDRWIN Cue Sheet File .cue file icon

CDRWIN Cue Sheet File

CUE file is a CDRWIN Cue Sheet File. The .cue / .bin format developed by Jeff Arnold for CDRWIN can encode CD Image formats in either 2048 or 2324 bytes per sector. A cue sheet, or cue file, is an ASCII (plain text) file that specifies how the tracks of a compact disc should be laid out.
Category: Disk Image files
Application: CDRWIN
Program name: cdrwin.exe
Mime-type: application/x-cue
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
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CloneCD Image Information
CloneCD Sub Channel Data
Alcohol 120% CD Image Descriptor

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .cue filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

che (1), vue (1), sue (1), cus (1), cuf (1), cu3 (1), cie (1), uce (1), cuw (1), cur (1), cud (1), cu (1)

Can't open a .cue file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cue

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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