How to open .wad file format?

The probably reason why you are at this website is a problem with opening .wad file. The full name of the file is Doom WAD File. If the double-click on the file’s icon shows you a message that additional programs are needed to open the file, you’ll find the list of helpful programs in the bottom of the page.The developer of this format is id Software.

.wad file extension (Doom WAD File)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
Game Files id Software Doom WAD File
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Programs using this file extension: .wad
ADS OS Software
Windows
Windows
  • id Software Doom
  • id Software Doom 2
  • Doom Builder
  • Slade
  • eXtendable WAD Editor
  • New WAD Tool
  • WadAuthor
  • DeuTex
  • Wally

.wad file extension (Nintendo Wii Game Data File)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
Game Files Nintendo Nintendo Wii Game Data File
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Programs using this file extension: .wad
OS Software
Windows
Windows
  • Dolphin
  • Wad Studio
MAC OS
MAC
  • Dolphin


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