The File Extensions Database


.AUD File Extension

  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .AUD file?

.AUD is Video Game Compressed Audio File

Audio file or sound clip compressed using AUD compression; used in computer games developed by Westwood Studios, such as Command & Conquer and Red Alert; also used by Sierra's Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra.

How to solve problems with AUD files

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