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AIC file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.aic - Advanced Image Coding

The AIC graphic files are related to AIC. AIC file is an Advanced Image Coding. Advanced Image Coding (AIC) is an experimental still image compression system that combines algorithms from the H.264 and JPEG standards.

Graphic files
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Advanced Image Coding related extensions:
IBM Printer Page Segment Bitmap
SmoothMove Panorama Image
Dr. Halo External Color Palette
Device-Dependent Bitmap Graphics
GeoTIFF Raster Image

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

Can't open a .aic 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 .aic file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

aoc, aid, ac, zic, wic, ic, aix, ais, aci, xic, qic, auc, alc, aiv, aif

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

IBM Tivoli Network Manager AOC File
MapInfo Access ID File
GNU Autoconf Input File
J Wavelet Image Codec Bitmap
ACDSee Album
CaseWare Working Papers Client File

Operating systems

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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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