.ADOC File Extension

File Type:
AsciiDoc File

Having trouble opening .adoc extension? Don't panic! This page explains what adoc files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open adoc files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ADOC file?

Adoc file extension has AsciiDoc file type, which is associated with the "text files" category.

Files with .ADOC extension contain plain text. With the help of AsciiDocu syntax (which includes dots and square brackets), those files can be converted to another format or opened with custom formatting. Documentation for software products is often delivered in AsciiDoc files. The content of an ADOC file can be used for different purposes, for example, generating an .HTML page. 

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

adoc file icon
File Type:
AsciiDoc File
Text Files

How to open ADOC file?

Double click the adoc file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .adoc extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the adoc extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the adoc file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ADOC files

  • Windows Windows
    • Any text editor Any text editor
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Any text editor Any text editor
  • Linux Linux
    • Any text editor Any text editor

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the adoc file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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