The File Extensions Database

.AIA File Extension

  • Developer by: MIT
  • Category: Developer Files

What is an .AIA file?

.AIA is MIT App Inventor Source Code File

Source code file created and used by App Inventor, web program used by beginning developers to create applications for Android devices; contains the source code blocks of an application project in development.

App Inventor is a blocks-based programming tool that uses the source code in the AIA file to create applications. The AIA file is also used to export and import projects to and from a computer to the web program. You can share your project in an executable form, which is the .APK file, instead of source code form.

To export the AIA file, select "Projects" and choose Export selected project (.aia) to my computer. To import the AIA file, select "Projects" and choose Import project (.aia) from my computer... or from a repository...

Programs that open MIT App Inventor Source Code File
MIT App Inventor
File Type 2 Adobe Illustrator Action File
Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Settings Files Format: Text

File created by Adobe Illustrator, a vector artwork application; contains one or more actions recorded in Illustrator; often used for automating common editing steps and for batch processing images.

AIA files are saved in plain text and can be viewed with a text editor.

Programs that open Adobe Illustrator Action File
Adobe Illustrator CC 2019
Adobe Illustrator CC 2019

How to solve problems with AIA files

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