The File Extensions Database

.A8S File Extension

  • Developer by: Steven Glanville
  • Category: 3D Image Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .A8S file?

.A8S is Anim8or Script

Script created for Anim8or, a free 3D modeling and character animation program for Windows; saved in a plain text format and contains source code written in the ASL (Anim8or Scripting Language) syntax.

Anim8or scripts can be used for various purposes including scripted object modeling, importing and exporting new file formats, and adding other plug-in features to the software.

Programs that open Anim8or Script
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How to solve problems with A8S files

  • Associate the A8S file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any A8S file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.A8S files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the A8S 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 .A8S is Anim8or Script. Because only the current version supports the latest A8S file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Steven Glanville manufacturer website after an available .A8S is Anim8or Script update.
  • To make sure that your A8S file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.