The File Extensions Database


.ADSK File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk, Inc.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .ADSK file?

.ADSK is Autodesk data exchange file

File extension adsk seems to be mainly related to Revit Architecture, a building design software and other architecture family of applications developed by Autodesk.

An .adsk file is some sort of data exchange format.


How to open:

Use Revit Architecture to open .adsk exchange files.

How to convert:

Considering these files are used for exchange purposes, some sort of import/export using Revit is more than likely.

How to solve problems with ADSK files

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