AA File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an AA file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .AA files.

What is an AA file?

AA stands for audible audio. Files that contain the .aa file extension normally contain audio audio books.

The AA file format allows for the storage of spoken audio words, chapter markers, bookmarks and other audio book features. AA files are commonly used on iPods, Kindles and other portable media devices.

In some cases an AA file can be converted into an MP3 file in order to make it more versatile for playback on a broader range of media devices.

The .aa file extension is also used by a variety of disc imaging programs. These AA files contain disc images that have been created by the program. This AA file format is very similar to the more popular ISO file format.

How to open AA files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension AA for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AA openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension AA

While we know of one file format using the .AA file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .AA file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of AA files. Remember, different programs may use AA files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

WinRARWinRARUser submitted
IsoBusterIsoBusterUser submitted
iTunesiTunesUser submitted
AudibleManagerAudibleManagerUser submitted
Microsoft ReaderMicrosoft ReaderUser submitted
MediaPlayerLiteMediaPlayerLiteUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
KuGou2012KuGou2012User submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with AA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with AA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!