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AEC file format description

Many people share .aec files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .aec file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .aec files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.aec - Cinema 4D After Effects Composition

AEC file is a Cinema 4D After Effects Composition. Maxon Cinema 4D is a flexible and powerful modeling, animation, and rendering tool.

.aec file format description:
AEC format
Maxon Cinema 4D
Data files
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Cinema 4D After Effects Composition related links:
Cinema 4D After Effects Composition related extensions:
Maxon Cinema 4D Catalog
Maxon Cinema 4D Layout Data
Maxon Cinema 4D Preset Library
Maxon Cinema 4D Object

Naturally, other applications may also use the .aec file extension. Even harmful programs can create .aec files. Be especially cautious with .aec files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .aec 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.

The .aec file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

a3c, xec, eac, asc, afc, aes, aed, adc, ac, zec, ec, awc, arc, aex, aef

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Alice v3 Class
Tinker Archive
AES Crypt Encrypted
Tablet Assembly Data
Active Desktop Calendar Dataset
Emulex AWC Firmware Update

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