Open ACE file

The most commonly used .ace file type: WinACE compressed ace archive

How to open ace files?

ace file icon Have you had trouble opening the ace file on your computer? What are ace files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is ace file?

Files with ace extension are in most cases archives compressed using the WinAce utility. Somewhat rare nowadays, but very popular in the past.

More information about ace files: WinACE compressed ace archive

File extension ace is primarily known to be used for the native format of older WinACE archiver. Was used somewhat in the past, but didn't gain any significant market share.

Note: Always be careful when handling unknown .ace files, they are known to be used for malware/phishing campaigns, especially over e-mails.

MIME types:
application/x-compressed
application/x-ace

Suggested software to open ace file

WinACE Archiver

A compression utility for Microsoft Windows

Other ACE file name extensions using the same .ace suffix

.ace - Aces200 image

Files with ace file extension can also occasionally be found as images in the Aces200 format.

Open ace file with software: XnView MP

.ace - Tablet assembly data

Files with ace file extension are related to the Tablet assembly data format.

Open ace file with software: Tablet

.ace - Train Simulator texture

An ace file extension is associated wit the Train Simulator and used for its texture files.

Open ace file with software: Train Simulator

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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