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HAM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ham - HAM Executable File

The HAM development files are related to HAM Runtime. HAM file is a HAM Executable File. EHAM files are the standard format for the Ham Runtime environment and have their own syntax. EHAM can be bundled with other resources into HCF files which are essentially binary applications. The HAM Runtime seems to be no longer supported.

Application:
HAM Runtime
Category:
Development files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
eham
HAM Executable File related extensions:
.hlsl
Microsoft DirectX D3D High Level Shader Language
.vns
Visual Net Server File
.vpc
ViziGen Project Configuration
.vgc
ViziGen Code Generation Template
.tcsh
TCSH Shell Script
.txl
TXL Source Code

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

Can't open a .ham 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:

example.ham

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 .ham file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ahm, am, bam, gam, ha, hak, hal, han, hm, hma, hqm, hxm, jam, mam, nam

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.hxm
Microsoft Help 2 HxMerge Project
.hma
Sony HI-MD Audio
.hma
IBM HATS Macro Data
.gam
Infinity Engine Saved Game Data
.mam
Microsoft Access Macro
.gam
Aureas Theme File

Operating systems

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