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Details of extension .bam

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .bam file?
  • Which program can create the .bam file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .bam format?
  • What can convert .bam files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .bam extension?
Infinity Engine Animation .bam file icon

Infinity Engine Animation

BAM file is an Infinity Engine Animation. Infinity Engine is a game engine which allows the creation of isometric role-playing video games. BAM files describe animated graphics. Such files are used for animations and interactive GUI elements and for logical collections of images. The format supports multiple animation cycles, each containing multiple frames.
Category: Game Data files
Application: Baldurs Gate
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Infinity Engine Visual Effects
Infinity Engine Creature
Infinity Engine 2.0 Effects
Infinity Engine Compressed Tileset
Infinity Engine 1.0 User Interface Description
Infinity Engine Add-on Patcher File
Infinity Engine 1.0 Map Data
Infinity Engine Game Data
Infinity Engine 1.0 Spell Casting FX

Other types of files may also use the .bam file extension. If you have helpful information about .bam extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Backup Copy File
ArcSoft PhotoBase Album
BMA Archiver Compressed Archive
Scifer External Header Archive
Gamma Card Data
Aureas Theme File
General Game Data File
Cyberboard Game File
PLINK Individual Information File

The .bam filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gam (20), bak (20), abm (9), fam (8), bma (8), ba (6), ban (4), ham (3), bal (3), bah (3), nam (3), bwm (2), bxm (1), am (1), vam (1)

Can't open a .bam file?

If you want to open a .bam file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .bam association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bam

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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