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TAS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.tas - ADRIFT Text Adventure Save

The TAS data files are related to ADRIFT. TAS file is a ADRIFT Text Adventure Save. ADRIFT is a set of Windows applications for creating and playing text adventures, also known as Interactive Fiction. It comes in two parts; there’s the Generator – the adventure creator, and the Runner – the part which plays the games.

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ADRIFT Text Adventure Save related extensions:
ADRIFT Language Resource
ADRIFT Module File
ADRIFT Text Adventure File

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

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

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

tac, ta, fas, as, tzs, tws, ts, tax, ta5, ras, gas, ats, txs, tsa, tqs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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