File Extension ACE

.ACE File

File extension: ACE
File type: Compressed File

Notes about the ACE file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The ACE file type is primarily associated with 'WinAce' by e-merge GmbH. A large number of different archivers capture or attempt to capture this file type.

Detailed information for file extension ACE:

Primary association: WinAce
Company: e-merge GmbH
File classification: Archive
Mime type: application/x-compressed, application/x-ace
Identifying characters Hex (starting at position 7): 2A 2A 41 43 45 2A 2A , ASCII: **ACE**
Program ID: Ace-Archiv , ACE File , File.Ace , , PAACE , PicoZip , StuffItBrowserArchive , WinRAR

Other applications associated with file type ACE:

  • Aces200Program ID: GraphicsConverterPro.ace Related links: XnView
  • BioPerl (DNA Data Exchange Format) by BioPerl Project, The BioPerl project is an international association of developers of open source Perl tools for bioinformatics, genomics and life science research. , , AceDB - originally A C. elegans DataBase - is a genome database designed specifically for handling bioinformatic data flexibly.
    , This association is classified as Text. Related links: AceDB
  • Casting Electronic Enterprise (CV Archive) by Casting Electronic This association is classified as Archive.
  • Jupiter Ace (Snapshot)A Jupiter Ace was a home micro produced at the peak of the home computer boom in the early eighties. It was unique in being the only home micro which used Forth as its standard programming language. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 01 80 ED 7F 00 80 ED 0A 00 03 ED 03 00
  • Train Simulator (Texture File) by Microsoft CorporationA realistic experience of rail equipment brought to the PC - placing you in the cab of each detailed locomotive, with accurate, fully-functional gauges and working controls that you manipulate. Whether it's working the regulator on a steam engine or the air brake system on a modern diesel, you are in control.
  • Unknown Apple II File ((found on Golden Orchard Apple II CD Rom))
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .ACE

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: ACE File, AppName: 2 Pic
EXEFile: 2pic.exe

ProgramID: Ace-Archiv, FileType: Ace archive, AppName: WinAce Archiver v2.5
EXEFile: WinAce.exe

ProgramID: File.Ace, FileType: ZipGenius Ace File, AppName: zipgenius

ProgramID: File.Ace, FileType: ZipGenius Ace File, AppName: ZipGenius 1.4 Service Release 3

ProgramID:, FileType: ZipMagic ZOO, AppName: Frigate3

ProgramID: PAACE, FileType: PowerArchiver ACE File, AppName: The most powerful Freeware Archive Utility

ProgramID: PicoZip, FileType: PicoZip Archive, AppName: PicoZip
EXEFile: PicoZip.exe

ProgramID: StuffItBrowserArchive, FileType: Aladdin StuffIt Archive

ProgramID: WinRAR, FileType: WinRAR archive, AppName: WinRAR archiver
EXEFile: WinRAR.exe

ProgramID: Ace-Archiv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WinAce\WinAce.exe %1

ProgramID: Ace-Archiv
EXEFile: X:\Backup\BackupHdPitagora\WinAce\WinAce.exe %1

ProgramID: BitZipper.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\BitZipper\BITZIPPER.EXE %1

ProgramID: File.Ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipGenius 5\zipgenius.exe -open %1

ProgramID: PAACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PowerArchiver\POWERARC.EXE %1

ProgramID: PicoZip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PicoZip\PicoZip.exe %1

ProgramID: PicoZip.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PicoZip\PicoZip.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PACKER\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Zippers\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: C:\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: D:\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: E:\WinRar 3.4\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: F:\utils\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: ZipZag.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipZag\zipzag.exe %1

ProgramID: StuffItBrowserArchive
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Aladdin Systems\StuffIt 7.0\StuffIt Browser\STUFFITB.EXE %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WinRar 8\WinRar 8 beta\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: File.Ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\!Ute\ZipGenius 5\zipgenius.exe -open %1

ProgramID: ACDSee.ACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\ACDSee.exe %1

ProgramID: XnView.Image
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\XnView\xnview.exe %1

ProgramID: PAACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%r\PowerArchiver\POWERARC.EXE %1

ProgramID: IZArc
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\IZARC\IZARC.EXE %1

ProgramID: File.Ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipGenius 6\zipgenius.exe -open %1

ProgramID: QZ4..ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QuickZip4\QuickZip.exe %1

ProgramID: Qzip.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QuickZip\Quickzip.exe %1

ProgramID: UltimateZip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ULTIMA~1\uzip.exe %1

ProgramID: Filzip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Filzip\Filzip.exe %1

ProgramID: WinRAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Utilities\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe %1

ProgramID: MimarSinan Codex
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\explorer.exe /idlist,%I,%L

ProgramID: ExtractNow
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ExtractNow\extractnow.exe

ProgramID: IZArcACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\IZArc\IZArc.exe

ProgramID: ICEOWSDoc
EXEFile: rundll32 %SystemRoot%\system32\ShellExt\IceGUI.dll,RouteTheCall

ProgramID: uz.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ULTIMA~1\uzip.exe

ProgramID: PAACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Accessories\PowerArchiver\POWERARC.EXE

ProgramID: ALZip.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ESTsoft\ALZip\ALZip.exe

ProgramID: BraZipAce
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\BraZip\BraZip.exe

ProgramID: StuffItBrowserArchive
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Aladdin Systems\StuffIt 7.0.2\StuffIt Browser\STUFFITB.EXE

ProgramID: Ace-Archiv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\WinAce.exe

ProgramID: UltimateZip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\UltimateZip 2.7\uzip.exe

ProgramID: ExtractNow
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ExtractNow\extractnow.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee 9.0.ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\9.0\ACDSeeQV.exe

ProgramID: Filzip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Filzip\Filzip.exe

ProgramID: Ace-Archiv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WinAce.exe

ProgramID: ACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PeaZip\PEAZIP.EXE

ProgramID: IZArcACE
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\IZArc\IZArc.exe

ProgramID: LhaplusArchive_ace
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Lhaplus\Lhaplus.exe

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