BAND file format description

Many people often share .band files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .band files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .band files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .band files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .band file format.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.band - GarageBand Project

The BAND project files are related to GarageBand (Macintosh). The BAND file is a GarageBand Project. GarageBand is a software application that allows users to create music or podcasts. It is developed by Apple for Mac OS X.

GarageBand (Macintosh)
Project files
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GarageBand Project related extensions:
microC for PIC Project
SDL Passolo Localization Project
Edraw Max Project
Quick 3D Cover Project
Vivia Project
ROwin Project

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

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

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

and, bad, ban, bnd

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .band filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .band:

Apadana Project
hyperMILL CAM Boundary Data
Broderbund PrintMaster Banner
Microsoft Exchange Non-Delivery Report Message
Microsoft Flight Simulator Panels Data
Train Simulator 3D Animation Data

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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