Open AIM file

AIM files: what are they and how do I open them?

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.aim file type #1: Ascaron image format

Files with aim file extension are associated with Darkstar One space simulator computer game.

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The aim file extension is used for a special 2D image format developed by Ascaron game studio and used in their Darkstar One space simulator computer game which was released in 2006.

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DarkStar One

A space combat simulation computer game

.aim file type #2: AOL instant message launch file

The AIM file extension might also be used as part of AOL instant messenger program.

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The AIM file extension might also be related to AOL AIM instant messenger and used for one of its data files.

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AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)

An instant messaging and presence computer program

.aim file type #3: SCANCO Medical image format

An aim file extension is related to the SCANCO Medical image format for microCT devices.

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The aim file extension is associated with the high-resolution computed tomography picture image file format for microCT developed by SCANCO Medical AG.

The aim files are viewable in the Bio-Formats software.

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A software tool for reading and writing image data using standardized, open formats

What is the meaning of a file extension?

File extensions are characters that appear after the dot in a computer file's name. For example, the file "unknown-file.aim" has the file extension "aim". This is used to identify which program should open the file or what file type it is.
File extensions help you organize and manage files. They provide a quick and easy way to identify and associate the file type with the appropriate software.

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