EPM File - opening and understanding

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

What is an EPM file?

The .epm file extension is a digital media file type that is commonly associated with the Destiny MPE Encoder. EPM means Encrypted Portable Media. EPM files are primarily created for disbrution of audio and video files in the Web, such as peer- to- peer network sharing and review invitation.EPM files contain media information that is made using Destiny MPE Encoder. Destiny MPE Encoder was developed by Destiny Media Technologies, Incorporated, which is also the owner of .epm format. Play MPE is also a product of the said company that is specially designed to encrypt and decrypt media files, preparing it for distribution.EPM files are data encrypted files of music and videos. They are so encrypted that opening them without a proper software and a decryption key is impossible. This is made to protect the music and/ or video contents in the file from being used or shared without the permission of the artist. EPM files are usually emailed especially to critique communities and digital arts reviewers.

How to open EPM 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 EPM for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different EPM openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension EPM

While we know of one file format using the .EPM file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .EPM file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Efficient Password ManagerEfficient Password ManagerUser submitted
Play MPE PlayerPlay MPE PlayerUser submitted
MPEPlayer ApplicationMPEPlayer ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with EPM-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 EPM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!