.AUP File Extension

Audacity Project File

AUP files are saved by Audacity software. They contain audio projects created in Audacity. The audio files referenced by an AUP project are saved in the same folder. They use the DAT extension instead...

General Information

Title AUP File Extension
Extension .aup
Full Form Audacity Project File
File Type Audio project file
Developer The Audacity Team
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store audio project
Additional Functions Reference audio data, Save edits
Features Multi-track, Non-destructive editing

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers Multi-track
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Audio Editing Yes
Podcasting Yes
Music Production Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular backups, Version control

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2000
Latest Version Depends on Audacity version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .wav, .mp3, .flac

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Audacity Free Windows, Mac, Linux