File Extension Library


.XTRA File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Category: Plugin, addon Files

What is an .XTRA file?

.XTRA file extension is created by Adobe Systems Incorporated. .XTRA has been classified as Plugin, addon Files.

.XTRA is Adobe Director Xtra data

The xtra file suffix is associated with Adobe Director, a multimedia application and authoring platform for Microsoft Windows and macOS (OS X) systems.

The xtra file contains Xtras (plugin) that adds new features to Director for Mac. Xtras files Type "Xtra" Creator "Xown" (MAC).


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .xtra file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .XTRA file on different platforms

Open .XTRA File on Windows

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

Open .XTRA File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XTRA 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 .XTRA File on Linux

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

Open .XTRA File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XTRA 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 .XTRA 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 .XTRA files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XTRA files

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