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Details of extension .som

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .som file?
  • Which program can create the .som file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .som format?
  • What can convert .som files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .som extension?
.som
System Object Model Executable .som file icon

System Object Model Executable

SOM file is a System Object Model Executable. The System Object Model (SOM) is a proprietary executable file format developed by Hewlett-Packard for its HP-UX and MPE/ix operating systems.
Detailed description not available
Category: Application files
Application: HP-UX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Related extensions:
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.som
HP-UX System Object Model File .som file icon

HP-UX System Object Model File

SOM file is a HP-UX System Object Model File. HP-UX is Hewlett-Packard's proprietary implementation of the Unix operating system, based on UNIX System V (initially System III) and first released in 1984.
Detailed description not available
Category: Application files
Application: HP-UX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
HP-UX Shared Library
HP-UX NIS Maps Configuration
HP-UX LKG Configuration
HP-UX IA64 Data
HP-UX Product Specification Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Windows Command File
EON Studio Mobile Prototype Library
OMake Makefile
OpenStreetMap Map
CARE-S InfoWorks Simulation Parameters Data
SKM Video
Microsoft Source Library Management File
Stepmania Song
SmartMorph Animation

The .som filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

son (1), sok (1), so (1), sm (1), skm (1), osm (1), eom (1), zom (1), spm (1), sol (1), soh (1), smo (1), slm (1), sim (1), om (1)

Can't open a .som file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.som

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