FAM File - opening and understanding

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

What is a FAM file?

A .FAM file is a The Need For Speed textures file. Through our analysis of FAM files, we know that one use of the format is The Need For Speed textures. 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 FAM 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 FAM for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different FAM openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension FAM

While we know of one file format using the .FAM 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 .FAM file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

EA Games The SimsEA Games The SimsUser submitted
FrankCAM MillFrankCAM MillUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with FAM-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 FAM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!