The File Extensions Database

.E4A File Extension

  • Developer by: Encrypt4all
  • Category: Encoded Files

What is an .E4A file?

.E4A is Encrypt4all Archive

Encrypted archive created with Encrypt4all, a document encryption program; may contain one or more files and folders; password-protected and can only be opened if the correct password is provided.

Programs that open Encrypt4all Archive

How to solve problems with E4A files

  • Associate the E4A file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any E4A file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.E4A files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the E4A 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 .E4A is Encrypt4all Archive. Because only the current version supports the latest E4A file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Encrypt4all manufacturer website after an available .E4A is Encrypt4all Archive update.
  • To make sure that your E4A file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.