A3S file format description
Many people share .a3s files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .a3s file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .a3s files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.a3s - Autodesk Showcase 3D Scene
The A3S data files are related to Autodesk Showcase. A3S file is an Autodesk Showcase 3D Scene. Autodesk Showcase is a real-time visualization software package enabling the creation of real-time 3D presentations using imported 3D models.
- Autodesk Showcase
- Data files
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- Autodesk Showcase 3D Scene related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .a3s file extension. Even harmful programs can create .a3s files. Be especially cautious with .a3s files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .a3s file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .a3s file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
a3c, w3s, aws, as, aes, a3e, x3s, q3s, as3, ars, a3x
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Alice v3 Class
- X3S Data
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- Alan v3 Adventure Code
- Macromedia Authorware Windows File
- ActionScript 3.0 Source Code
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