The File Extensions Database

.ADS File Extension

  • Category: Developer Files

What is an .ADS file?

.ADS is Ada Specification File

Package specification or "spec file" for an Ada programming project; contains definitions and declarations referenced by an Ada body (.ADB) file; typically has the same filename as the corresponding ADB file except for the extension.

Programs that open Ada Specification File
File Viewer Plus
MacroMates TextMate

How to solve problems with ADS files

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