ADTS File - opening and understanding

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

What is an ADTS file?

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

While we do not yet describe the ADTS 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 ADTS 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!

How to open ADTS 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 ADTS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different ADTS openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
VideoLAN VLC media playerVideoLAN VLC media playerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
Zoom PlayerZoom PlayerUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted
TS PlayerTS PlayerUser submitted
FLV and Media PlayerFLV and Media PlayerUser submitted
Storm CodecStorm CodecUser submitted
MediaMonkeyMediaMonkeyUser submitted
QT LiteQT LiteUser submitted
Ace PlayerAce PlayerUser submitted
Sigma media playerSigma media playerUser submitted
Storm Codec UnicodeStorm Codec UnicodeUser submitted
QuickTime PlayerQuickTime PlayerUser submitted
WinRARWinRARUser submitted
Windows Media PlayerWindows Media PlayerUser submitted
Torrent Video PlayerTorrent Video PlayerUser submitted
Ashampoo Media PlayerAshampoo Media PlayerUser submitted
KeyplayerKeyplayerUser submitted
Microsoft Application VirtualizationMicrosoft Application VirtualizationUser submitted
xDark VLC PlayerxDark VLC PlayerUser submitted
1 Media Player1 Media PlayerUser submitted
StormPlayerStormPlayerUser submitted
Jaksta Media PlayerJaksta Media PlayerUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
Easy Media PlayerEasy Media PlayerUser submitted
HiDef Media PlayerHiDef Media PlayerUser submitted
Aplus Video Converter FreeAplus Video Converter FreeUser submitted
MediaMonkeMediaMonkeUser submitted

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 yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!