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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

The AMS audio files are related to Velvet Studio. The AMS file is a Velvet Studio Music Module. Velvet Studio is one of many music programs called a "tracker". The Velvet Studio seems to be no longer supported.

Velvet Studio
Audio files
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Velvet Studio Music Module related extensions:

.ams - Ableton Meta Sound

The AMS audio files are related to Ableton Live. The 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.

Ableton Live
Audio files
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Ableton Meta Sound related extensions:
Yamaha Tyros Audio
eXotic ADlib Audio
WhatsApp Messenger Recorded Voicemail
Soundtracker Music
Turtle Beach Wavefront MIDI Bank

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:

ahs, aks, als, am, am5, amc, ame, amw, amx, amz, ans, as, asm, mas, ms

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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