Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .sam

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .sam file?
  • Which program can create the .sam file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .sam format?
  • What can convert .sam files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .sam extension?
Ami Pro Document .sam file icon

Ami Pro Document

SAM file is an Ami Pro Document. Samna Ami Pro was an exceptionally good word processing program. Ami Pro was acquired by Lotus in 1988 and later converted to Lotus Word Pro.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Lotus Word Pro
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Portable Document Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
Revisable-Form Text
Rich Text Format Document
PaleoMag ASCII Sample Data .sam file icon

PaleoMag ASCII Sample Data

SAM file is a PaleoMag ASCII Sample Data. PaleoMag is a compact application designed for the students or professionals that need to analyze and edit paleomagnetic data.
Category: Data files
Application: PaleoMag
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
PaleoMag Least Squares Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

GNU Automake Input File
Alphacam Stone Param Macro
Minolta Vivid 3D Scanner Camera Data
Sybase PowerDesigner Enterprise Architecture Model
Omnis Quartz Audio
Unix Shared Library
SETI@home Data
Sage 50 Folder Data
Postal Game Data

The .sam filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

swm (1), sma (1), san (1), sak (1), sah (1), qam (1), cam (1), xam (1), am (1), sxm (1), sqm (1), sm (1), sal (1), saj (1), sa (1)

Can't open a .sam file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.sam

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