How to open 42A files

Did your computer fail to open a 42A file? We explain what 42A files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your 42A files.

What is a 42A file?

The 42A file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the 42A file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the 42A file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about 42A files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic 42A

These apps are known to open certain types of 42A files. Since many different programs may use 42A files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific 42A file.

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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with 42A-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with 42A-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!