JAD File Extension

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Java Application Descriptor Format
  • Developer
    Oracle
  • Popularity
    3.1 (6 votes)

What is JAD file?

A .JAD file stands for Java Application Descriptor file that is used describe the .JAR file. Both the .JAR file and the .JAD file are required by the Java Micro Edition (ME) virtual machine to run the java applications and games package on the mobile devices and cell phones. The .JAR file contains the actual content of the Java application package and the .JAD file contains the technical information to operate the .JAR file. The .JAR file is saved in the text format and can be accessed with any text editor.

Programs that support JAD file

Conversion of a JAD 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 JAD extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of JAD file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from JAD extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to JAD file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the JAD 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 JAD file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the JAD file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the JAD 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 JAD file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the JAD file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

Do you want to help?

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