AO File Type

- The quick facts

What are AO files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an AO file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an AO file?

An .AO file is a DAISY Authorization Object file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open AO files

Important: Different programs may use files with the AO file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your AO file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different AO openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: August 21, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

InkscapeInkscapeUser submitted
ActionOutline LiteActionOutline LiteUser submitted
ActionOutline ProActionOutline ProUser submitted
ActionOutline Pro Standard EditionActionOutline Pro Standard EditionUser submitted

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