IAD file format description
Many people share .iad files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .iad file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .iad files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.iad - Symantec Patch Management Solution Data
IAD file is a Symantec Patch Management Solution Data. The Patch Management Solution is a component of the Altiris Client Management Suite from Symantec Corp.
- .iad file format description:
- IAD format description not yet available
- Altiris Client Management Suite
- Data files
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- Symantec Patch Management Solution Data related links:
- Symantec Patch Management Solution Data related extensions:
- Symantec Patch Management Solution v7 Data
Naturally, other applications may also use the .iad file extension. Even harmful programs can create .iad files. Be especially cautious with .iad files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .iad 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 .iad file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
oad, ad, kad, izd, iwd, ida, iax, ias, iaf, aid, lad, jad, ixd, iqd, id
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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