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AMS file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ams - Velvet Studio Music Module

AMS file is a Velvet Studio Music Module. Velvet Studio is one of many music programs called a "tracker".

.ams file format description:
AMS format
Velvet Studio
Audio files
- / -
Velvet Studio Music Module related links:
Velvet Studio Music Module related extensions:
Audio Interchange File
MKW Compressed Audio

.ams - Ableton Meta Sound

AMS file is an Ableton Meta Sound. Ableton meta sound contains a microtonal, additive synthesis waveform which can be created by operator. Ableton Live is a loop-based software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for OS X and Windows.

.ams file format description:
AMS format
Ableton Live
Audio files
- / -
Ableton Meta Sound related links:
Ableton Meta Sound related extensions:
Ableton Live Device Group
Ableton Live Device Preset
Ableton Groove File
Ableton Live Clip
Ableton Live Pack
Ableton Live Set

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

Can't open a .ams 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 .ams file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

xms, ahs, qms, mas, as, amz, amw, amc, am, zms, aks, wms, ms, asm, ans

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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