.APE File Extension

File Type 1

AVS Plugin Effects File

Developer Nullsoft
3.0  |  20 Votes
Category Plugin Files
Format N/A

What is an APE file?

Component referenced by the Advanced Visualization Studio (AVS) plugin for Winamp; used for creating programmable visual animations based on the music played by Winamp.

Open over 400 file formats with File Viewer Plus.Free Download

Programs that open or reference APE files

Updated March 4, 2009
File Type 2

Monkey's Audio Lossless Audio File

Developer Monkey's Audio
2.9  |  21 Votes
Category Audio Files
Format Binary

What is an APE file?

Audio file compressed using Monkey's Audio lossless compression algorithm; includes error detection and support for tags that store information about audio files; sometimes created with .CUE files to comprise an audio CD image.

More Information

NOTE: The Monkey's Audio encoder is freely available and can be incorporated into other software programs. Therefore, APE files may be created with other programs besides Monkey's Audio.

Programs that open or reference APE files

Updated February 21, 2018

Verified by FileInfo.com

The FileInfo.com team has independently researched all file formats and software programs listed on this page. Our goal is 100% accuracy and we only publish information about file types that we have verified.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page, please let us know.