The File Extensions Database


.A26 File Extension

  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .A26 file?

.A26 is Atari 2600 ROM

Game file used by Atari 2600 emulators, which can play Atari 2600 games as if they were run on the original system; stores an exact copy of the original game cartridge; used for playing older Atari games on computers.

Programs that open Atari 2600 ROM
Windows
Stella
z26
Mac
Stella
Linux
Stella
z26

How to solve problems with A26 files

  • Associate the A26 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any A26 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.A26 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the A26 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .A26 is Atari 2600 ROM. Because only the current version supports the latest A26 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .A26 is Atari 2600 ROM update.
  • To make sure that your A26 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.