Open ACM file

The most common choise: ACM compressed sound

How to open ACM compressed sound .acm files

acm file icon Have you had trouble opening the acm file on your computer? What are acm files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is acm file?

Files with acm file extension could be in the past found as audio files in various computer games, including the acclaimed Fallout, Baldur's Gate or American Civil War.

ACM compressed sound description

The acm file extension seems to have been primarily related to an audio format featured in several computer games, including Fallout, Baldur's Gate or American Civil War.

Probably related to now obsolete Audio Compression Manager (ACM), which was a Windows multimedia framework for management of audio codecs (compressor/de-compressors). It was replaced by DirectX and its DirectShow component.

It seems there were several versions of this format and not all programs that support ACM may support all of the formats. Especially dedicated converters for game music usually just work for a specific game.

Suggested software to open acm file


Turn-based RPG computer game

Baldur's Gate

Famous computer role-playing game from BioWare

There are other ACM filename extensions with the same .acm suffix

acm - Adobe Photoshop command button file

The acm file extension is related to the Adobe Photoshop a photo editing tool.

acm - eSignal file

acm - FreeBSD file

acm - Visual SourceSafe module

An acm file extension is related to the Visual SourceSafe a source control software package oriented towards small software development projects. A .acm file stores module.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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