File Extension Library


.X3A File Extension

  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .X3A file?

.X3A file extension has been classified as Audio and sound Files.

.X3A is MOTIF XF data

The x3a file extension is used for one of the files from MOTIF XF range of music workstations from Yamaha.

The x3a file contains song recorded using MOTIF XF. 


How to open:

You can work with with files in MOTIF XF, however there are ways and plugins how to import these *.x3a audio files to programs like Cubase (with Motifator).

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.x3a files to other formats.

How to Open .X3A file on different platforms

Open .X3A File on Windows

  • Right-click a .X3A
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .X3A file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .X3A files" Press "Ok"

Open .X3A File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .X3A file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .X3A File on Linux

Right click on the .X3A file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .X3A File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .X3A file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .X3A File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .X3A files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .X3A files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .X3A files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .X3A file format
  2. You need to check the .X3A file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)