ID File Type

- The quick facts

What are ID files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ID 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 ID file?

ID files have multiple uses, and InterActual is one of them.


A file is a text file found on some DVDs. It is used by the InterActual media player software that was included on the DVD to allow playback on Windows and Mac computers. The file contains information about the DVD title, publisher, etc.

How to open ID files

We have identified one ID opener that is compatible with this specific type of ID file.

Programs that open InterActual files

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the ID extension

Through our research of ID files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Triforce Header

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

IBM Lotus Notes/DominoIBM Lotus Notes/DominoUser submitted
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
PHAWorksPHAWorksUser submitted
Ancestry Family TreeAncestry Family TreeUser submitted

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