The File Extensions Database

.ADG File Extension

  • Developer by: Ableton
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .ADG file?

.ADG is Ableton Device Group

Contains a group of virtual audio devices that can be loaded by Ableton Live, a music production program; may include software instruments or audio effects; provides an easy way to load multiple devices at one time.

Programs that open Ableton Device Group
Ableton Live
Ableton Live

How to solve problems with ADG files

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