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.AET File Extension

File TypeAfter Effects Project Template

DeveloperAdobe Systems
3.5 (2 Votes)
CategoryVideo Files


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

What is a AET file?

Project template file created by After Effects, a video production application; stores a video composition template, which can be used as the starting point for making multiple .AEP video projects.

More Information

Newer versions of After Effects use the .AETX extension.

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Programs that open AET files
Updated 5/2/2014

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