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CDDA file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cda - CD Audio Track

CD Audio (.cda) tracks are audio files that can be stored on CD media. The .cda files are representations of CD audio tracks and do not contain the actual pulse code modulation (PCM) information. Cda files can be played only from a CD-ROM.

Audio files
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CD Audio Track related extensions:
Velvet Studio Music Module

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

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

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

cda, cdd, cddx, cddz, dda

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

DDA Media Package
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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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