>> A5M file

A5M file format description

Many people share .a5m files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .a5m file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .a5m files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.a4m - Macromedia Authorware Macintosh File

The A4M development files are related to Adobe Authorware. A4M file is a Macromedia Authorware Macintosh file. Authorware is a visual authoring tool for creating rich-media e-learning applications for delivery on corporate networks, CD/DVD, and the Web.

Adobe Authorware
Development files
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a3m, a5m, a6m, a7m
Macromedia Authorware Macintosh File related extensions:
ActionScript Object
Flash JavaScript
Adobe AIR Native Extension
Adobe Flash ActionScript
Shockwave Flash Source File
Shockwave Flash Component File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .a5m file extension. Even harmful programs can create .a5m files. Be especially cautious with .a5m files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .a5m file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .a5m file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

am, atm, am5, aym, arm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GNU Automake Input File
Macromedia Authorware Library
Armadillo Protected File
Alphacam Router Param Macro
Alphacam Lathe Param Macro
RFM Atmospheric Profile Data

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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