File Extension Library

.ACD-ZIP File Extension

  • Developer by: Sony
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Zip

What are .ACD-ZIP files and how to open them?

Can't open .ACD-ZIP file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .ACD-ZIP file.

What is a .ACD-ZIP file extension?

.ACD-ZIP file extension is created by Sony. .ACD-ZIP has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .ACD-ZIP file is Zip.

.ACD-ZIP is Sony ACID Project With Embedded Media File

Audio project created by Sony ACID Xpress, MAGIX ACID Music Studio, or MAGIX ACID Pro; saved in a .ZIP format and contains an .ACD project file as well as the music compilation audio files; differs from an ACD file, which only stores references to the audio files.

ACD-ZIP files are used for saving and loading audio projects and all related asset files. Since they are stored in a Zip format, you can view the compressed files manually by renaming the extension to ".zip" and opening the file with a Zip utility.

NOTE: ACID Music Studio and Pro were developed by Sony, but were acquired by MAGIX in 2016.

List of all softwares that can open the Sony ACID Project With Embedded Media File
MAGIX ACID Music Studio 10
Sony ACID Xpress

How to fix problems with .ACD-ZIP files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ACD-ZIP files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ACD-ZIP file format
  2. You need to check the .ACD-ZIP file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)