EMS File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an EMS file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .EMS files.

What is an EMS file?

An .EMS file is an Electronic Music System v6 module file. Through our analysis of EMS files, we know that one use of the format is Electronic Music System v6 module. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open EMS files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension EMS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different EMS openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .EMS

While Electronic Music System v6 module is a popular type of EMS-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .EMS extension.

The EMS file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So an EMS opener may not be able to open all kinds of EMS files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited EMS viewer.

eMachineShop model

Through our analysis of EMS files, we know that one use of the format is eMachineShop model. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different EMS openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

eMachineShopeMachineShopUser submitted
CST DESIGN ENVIRONMENTCST DESIGN ENVIRONMENTUser submitted
MIKE ZeroMIKE ZeroUser submitted
E-mu APSE-mu APSUser submitted
My ViewPadMy ViewPadUser submitted
EMSO-MATLAB-SCILABEMSO-MATLAB-SCILABUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with EMS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with EMS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!