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.ACE File Extension

File TypeWinAce Compressed File

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This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a ACE file?

File archive compressed by WinAce; uses a proprietary compression algorithm that offers a high compression ratio and fast compression speed; may be decompressed using WinAce for Windows or MacUnace for Mac OS X.

More Information

WinAce can also compress files using .ZIP, .LHA, MS-CAB, and .JAR compression. It can decompress the following formats as well: .ZIP, .LHA, MS-CAB, .RAR, .ARC, .ARJ, .GZ, .TAR, .ZOO, and .JAR.

WinAce and MacUnace are available as free downloads.

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Programs that open ACE files
E-merge WinAce
ESTsoft ALZip
The Unarchiver
Updated 12/9/2011

.ACE Extension Information

This page contains information about the file extension ACE and its known file associations. Our goal is to help you understand what a *.ace file is and how to open it.

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