How to open file with WAV extension?

Basic information about WAV file

File WAV is one of the files of the Audio Files category. Its full name is WAVE Audio File . File format WAV was created by Microsoft. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file WAV sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a WAV file, you will definitely find it here.
WAV file description

The .WAV file extension includes files that are in the Waveform Audio File Format. Such files comprise of the standard digital audio that is mainly used to score the waveform data. The .WAV file format is an IBM and Microsoft audio file format.

The .WAV files can be used to record the audio based files that can be easily saved with different bitrates and sampling. The .WAV file format is very much like the AIF files, however, the .WAV file format is based on the Resource Interchange Format and not the Audio Interchange Format. The files normally consist of the uncompressed, raw audio data.

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Conversion of a WAV file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the WAV extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of WAV file conversion to a different format.
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the WAV file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the WAV file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the WAV file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the WAV file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the WAV file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the WAV file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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