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File Extension CDA

The file extension CDA is associated with an audio CD and Giza Specifier by 20-20 Technologies. CDA audio CD files are related to multiple programs and applications. Giza Specifier is vertical-specific software for the interior design and furniture industry.

If the file extension CDA is defined as an audio CD file, it is an audio file type that functions as a shortcut to each audio track on a CD. The file is commonly generated by Microsoft Windows and indexes data related to each track such as trackname.cda. This type of CDA file basically contains the data which points to the location of the audio track and does not include the actual audio track itself.

CDA files that are part of Giza Specifier are a CAD file type that contains drawings and designs for building interiors and furniture manufacturing chains. The Giza Specifier is included with the 20-20 Giza Studio sales, design, and specification tool which assists with creating presentations, designing detailed layouts, and generating the bills for materials. 20-20 Giza Studio provides a complete project management tool capable of handling projects of different sizes.

How to Open CDA Files

If the file extension CDA is defined as an audio CD shortcut, you can open the file by inserting the corresponding CD into the CD drive and using a variety of media player applications. If you are using Windows, you can open CDA files with Windows Media Player which is typically preinstalled in the operating system. You can also use Nullsoft Winamp Media Player 5.6 which is available as a free download on the Winamp website.

For Mac OS X, you can open audio CD CDA files using Apple iTunes which can be preinstalled in the operating system or obtained from the Apple website. RealNetworks RealPlayer will also open CDA files on a Mac. RealPlayer is available as a free download on the RealNetworks website.

If you are looking for a multiplatform application that will open audio CD CDA files, you can use VLC Media Player, which is an open source media player application. VLC Media Player is available as a free download on the VideoLAN website and is compatible with Windows, Mac OS X, and the Linux operating system.

If the CDA file is associated with Giza Specifier, it can be opened using 20-20 Giza Studio which is available on the 20-20 Technologies website. 20-20 Giza Studio is compatible with the Windows operating system and Mac OS X. You can also opt to use AutoCAD, which is a Computer Aided Design application available on the Autodesk website. AutoCAD is compatible with Windows and Mac OS X.