AMF File Type

- The quick facts

What are AMF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an AMF file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an AMF file?

AMF files have multiple uses, and Additive Manufacturing Format is one of them.

Additive Manufacturing Format

These AMF files contain the description of designs used in processes like 3D printing. These files are created by Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software to describe the shape and compositions of 3D objects. The AMF format is XML-based and contains more information than just points to create a 3D structure, e.g., color codes and materials.

How to open AMF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the AMF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your AMF file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AMF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 18, 2022

All known file formats using extension .AMF

While Additive Manufacturing Format is a popular type of AMF-file, we know of 5 different uses of the .AMF extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Advanced Module Format

These AMF files are audio files in Advanced Module Format used by Dual Module Player for MS-DOS. Audio files created on the Amiga home computer were referred to as "modules", and DMP was an MS-DOS player that could play back these music files.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AMF openers which you will find listed below.

Asylum Music Format module

These AMF files contain the music used in Crusader: No Remorse and Crusader, an MS-DOS video game. It uses a tracker-style format. These AMF files get extracted from game resource files.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AMF openers which you will find listed below.

More file formats using the AMF extension

Through our research of AMF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Amiga Meta File Format
  • L3DT Attributes Map File

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of AMF files. Remember, different programs may use AMF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

WinampWinampUser submitted
CharlesCharlesUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
ADRIFT DeveloperADRIFT DeveloperUser submitted
OpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerOpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerUser submitted
SqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingSqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingUser submitted
SHOUTcast Source DSPSHOUTcast Source DSPUser submitted
CuraCuraUser submitted
Winamp Detector Plug-inWinamp Detector Plug-inUser submitted
Media Player Classic frMedia Player Classic frUser submitted

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