AIA File - opening and understanding

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

What is an AIA file?

An .AIA file is an Adobe Illustrator Action file. These AIA files contain the edited images/content created in Adobe Illustrator, a photo editing software geared towards typesetting and logo graphic designs. Illustrator allows you to create web and mobile graphics, logos, icons, book illustrations, and billboards. With the new cloud feature, you can work from anywhere and on any device. This vector graphic editing program was initially developed for the Apple Macintosh.

How to open AIA 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 AIA for different purposes. We have identified 1 AIA opener for Windows that is compatible with this specific type of AIA file.

Programs that open these files

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!

Other file formats using extension .AIA

While Adobe Illustrator Action is a popular type of AIA-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .AIA extension.

The AIA file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So an AIA opener may not be able to open all kinds of AIA files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited AIA viewer.

App Inventor for Android project

Through our analysis of AIA files, we know that one use of the format is App Inventor for Android project. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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