The File Extensions Database


.G726-5 File Extension

  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .G726-5 file?

.G726-5 is G726-5 - Raw CCITT/ITU G.726 5-bit ADPCM sound file

The G726-5 file extension is related to CCITT/ITU audio format. An ITU standard for speech codecs that uses the ADPCM method to compress 64 Kbps PCM into 40, 32, 24 or 16 Kbps depending on available channel bandwidth. G.726 generally replaces G.721 and G.723.


How to open:

There's no standard file extension for this type of data and there's no way to auto-detect the format, so use a .G726 file extension to make the Awave Studio recognize what it is!Alternatively you can use the .G726-2, .G726-3, .G726-4 or .G723-5 file extensions to tell the Awave Studio what kind of data it is.

How to convert:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this sound file type. For general information try to look at:Basic info how to convert audio files

How to solve problems with G726-5 files

  • Associate the G726-5 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any G726-5 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.G726-5 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the G726-5 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 .G726-5 is G726-5 - Raw CCITT/ITU G.726 5-bit ADPCM sound file. Because only the current version supports the latest G726-5 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .G726-5 is G726-5 - Raw CCITT/ITU G.726 5-bit ADPCM sound file update.
  • To make sure that your G726-5 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.