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What are EPM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an EPM file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your EPM files.

What is an EPM file?

EPM files have multiple uses, and Encrypted Portable Media is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Encrypted Portable Media File

EPM is short for Encrypted Portable Media. EPM files are primarily created for the distribution of audio and video files on the internet.

EPM files contain media information that is made using Destiny MPE Encoder. Destiny MPE Encoder was developed by Destiny Media Technologies, 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 them for distribution.

The encrypted files are 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

We have identified one EPM opener that is compatible with this specific type of EPM file.

Programs that open Encrypted Portable Media files

Play MPE PlayerPlay MPE PlayerVerified

Last updated: February 24, 2023

All known file formats using extension .EPM

While Encrypted Portable Media File is a popular type of EPM-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .EPM file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Electric Pipes Music

We know that one EPM format is Electric Pipes Music. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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
MPEPlayer ApplicationMPEPlayer ApplicationUser submitted

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