A64 file format description
Many people share .a64 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .a64 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .a64 files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.a64 - Artist 64 Image
The A64 graphic files are related to XnView. A64 file is an Artist 64 Image. Artist 64 is a graphics package for Commodore 64.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .a64 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .a64 files. Be especially cautious with .a64 files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .a64 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 .a64 file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
a6r, w64, x64, z64
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- N64 ROM Image Mr. Backup Z64
- Macromedia Authorware Packaged File without Runtime
- Sony Wave64 Audio
- Commodore 64 Disk Image
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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android
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