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IMA4 file format description

Many people share .ima4 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ima4 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ima4 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ima4 - IMA 4-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio

The IMA4 audio files are related to Awave Studio. IMA4 file is an IMA 4-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio. IMA 4:1 is a compressed audio delivery format from the Interactive Multimedia Association (IMA).

Awave Studio
Audio files
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IMA 4-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio related extensions:
Atari SAP Music
ZX Music Player Sound
MO3 Audio
Myriad Melody Assistant Stand-Alone Music Score
Theta Music Composer v1 Audio
Video Game Music

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ima4 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ima4 files. Be especially cautious with .ima4 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ima4 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 .ima4 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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


Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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