How to open FLAC file?

What is FLAC file extension?

The FLAC extension is given to files containing digital audio material. Data in such a file is compressed using the FLAC codec. This is a lossless method based on the Ogg open source standard. This is a streaming format characterized by the lack of quality loss and not as it is the case with MP3, Vorbis or AAC algorithms. FLAC files are supported by many audio editing and playback applications. Some of them require the appropriate plug-in to be installed.

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Programs that support FLAC file

Programs for Windows system
Adobe Audition Adobe Audition
Winamp Winamp
VLC media player VLC media player
Foobar2000 Foobar2000
GoldWave GoldWave
aTunes aTunes
Programs for Mac OS system
Toast 11 Toast 11
Adobe Audition Adobe Audition
Cog Cog
MacAmp Lite X MacAmp Lite X
VLC media player VLC media player
aTunes aTunes
Programs for Linux system
VLC media player VLC media player
aTunes aTunes
Rhythmbox Rhythmbox
Xine Xine
Nautilus-Flac-Converter Nautilus-Flac-Converter
Programs for Android system
VLC media player for Android VLC media player for Android
Programs for iOS system
VLC Media Player for iOS VLC Media Player for iOS
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the FLAC 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 FLAC file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the FLAC 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 FLAC 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 FLAC 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 FLAC file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).