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How to open .APM file extension?

File Type : ArcPad Ver. 6
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .APM file extension?

.APM file extension is a known file type. This section tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Metafile image created by many Windows programs originally designed to scale images on output devices; contains an image and metafile header information; similar to .WMF file except that it contains a preceding 22-byte header. APM files cannot be used natively by the Windows API metafile functions GetMetaFile(), CopyMetaFile(), and PlayMetaFile(). They must first be stripped of their 22-byte header, which can be completed with the Microsoft program Wmapmf.exe.
You can see a list of software programs below that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open .APM files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • GIMP
  • fCoder Group Image Converter Plus
  • Wmapmf.exe
  • GIMP
Apple Mac OS X:
  • GIMP