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.CDA File Extension

File TypeCD Audio Track Shortcut

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CategoryAudio Files

What is a CDA file?

Shortcut to a track on an audio CD; plays the referenced track on the CD when opened; therefore, the CD must be in the CD-ROM drive for the shortcut to work correctly.

More Information

CDA files do not contain actual audio data. Songs "ripped" from an audio CD are usually saved as uncompressed .AIF or .WAV files.

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Programs that open CDA files

Updated 5/1/2018

About CDA Files

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