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Details of extension .ecm

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .ecm file?
  • Which program can create the .ecm file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .ecm format?
  • What can convert .ecm files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ecm extension?
ECM Prepared Disk Image .ecm file icon

ECM Prepared Disk Image

ECM is an ECM Prepared Disk Image. Error Code Modeler (ECM) compresses CD image files (such as BIN, CDI, NRG, CCD, or similar) by stripping unnecessary EDC/ECC data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Disk Image files
Application: ECM
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-ecm
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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CDRWIN Binary Data File
DiscJuggler CD Image
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Direct Access Archive
CloneCD Image Information
CloneCD Sub Channel Data
Alcohol 120% CD Image Descriptor
Alcohol 120% CD Image

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Windows CE Emulator Image
Cable Modem Configuration
DiskCatalogMaker Catalog Data
Informix ESQL/C Source
EasyChem Save
Mass Mailing News E-Campaign List
Electrochemical Noise Data
Adobe Dreamweaver EDML File
Electronic Fiction Manuscript

The .ecm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wcm (1), cem (1), rcm (1), exm (1), esm (1), em (1), edm (1), ecl (1), ec (1), cm (1), scm (1), fcm (1), evm (1), emc (1), efm (1)

Can't open a .ecm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ecm

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android