WAD File Extension

File Type

Doom WAD Format


id Software


Game Files





Information about the WAD file extension

WAD is the extension given to files that are used in 1 operating systems such as: Windows. WAD files are most often associated with the WadAuthor program. This is a program taken by . The Doom Builder, WAD Editor, Doom II programs are also compatible with WAD files and can be used to open them.

The data in the WAD files are saved in the manner characteristic for Game Files. Files of a different type with the extension WAD can be encountered on various operating systems, and their number is 1509. The format of this particular Doom WAD Format file was developed by id Software. Modification or reading of files with the name Doom WAD Format in many cases is done in the WadAuthor program. WAD detailed description

Tools that you can use to work with WAD files

WAD File Extension

What is a(n) WAD file??

The .WAD file extension is for the Doom WAD files. It was used when playing Doom in 1993.

A WAD file stores the game levels, sounds, graphics, and other settings for Doom.

WAD File Tools

What tools you can use?

Here are the most important online tools related to WAD. With their help you will be able to perform many operations on WAD files. You can easily convert the file, preview its contents, or open and edit any WAD file.

WAD File Opener

One of the most used tools is WAD opener. Here's how to easily open your WAD file. Opening the WAD file is just the beginning. Other file operations can be the next step.

WAD File Viewer

WAD Viewer is a type of tool that will allow you to preview the content of a WAD file online, without installing any specialized software. Click on the subpage and use the form to select the file. Then our Tool will show you the contents of the file.

WAD File Converter

If you cannot perform all the operations on the WAD file, you can convert it to a different format. Converting the WAD file will give you more options for editing the data in the file.

WAD File Editor

If you want to edit the content of WAD file, please use WAD editor. It may happen that you will not have the full edit option and you will need to install software dedicated to making changes to the WAD file. Go to our editor to learn more about editing the WAD file.



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