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Details of extension .mod

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mod file?
  • Which program can create the .mod file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mod format?
  • What can convert .mod files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mod extension?
Music Module MOD .mod file icon

Music Module MOD

MOD is a computer file format used to represent music, and was the first module file format. A MOD file contains a set of instruments in the form of samples, a number of patterns indicating how and when the samples are to be played, and a list of what patterns to play in what order.
Category: Audio files
Application: WinAMP
Program name: WinAMP.exe
Mime-type: audio/x-mod
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Velvet Studio Music Module
X-Tracker Music Module
Farandole Composer Music Module
Impulse Tracker Music Module
OctaMED Music Module
MIDI Music
MultiTracker Music Module
Noise Tracker Music Module
Oktalyzer Music Module
HDD Camcorder Video Data .mod file icon

HDD Camcorder Video Data

MOD file is a JVC/Panasonic HDD Camcorder Video Data. MOD files are just MPEG-2 files with a different extension. Two files are created for each video clip: MOD file (which consists of Video- MPEG2-PS and Audio- Dolby Digital AC-3) and MOI file (data information like date and time and video clip aspect ratio 4:3 or 16:9).
Detailed description not available
Category: Video files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: mplayer.exe
Mime-type: video/mpeg
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie
Autodesk Animator FLIC File
QuickTime Movie
Mpeg Video
Multimedia Viewer Book
RealMedia File
Mpeg-4 Video Container
3GP Video File
Advanced Systems Format Media
ArchiCAD Module File .mod file icon

ArchiCAD Module File

MOD file is an ArchiCAD Module File. ArchiCAD is an architectural CAD-software developed by the Hungarian company Graphisoft.
Category: Data files
Application: GraphiSoft ArchiCAD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ArchiCAD 3D Model
ArchiCAD Project Archive
ArchiCAD Project Template
ArchiCAD 2D Lines Data
ArchiCAD Attributes Data
ArchiCAD Favorites Data

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

LDraw Multi-Part Document
CAD6 Drawing
Microsoft Project Database
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Pervasive SQL Database
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The .mod filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

mpd (44), mkd (33), hod (1), mow (1), mos (1), mof (1), moc (1), mld (1), mid (1), omd (1), md (1), nod (1), jod (1), mox (1), mov (1)

Can't open a .mod file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.mod

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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