GAM File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open a GAM file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .GAM files.
What is a GAM file?
Files that contain the .gam file extension are most commonly associated with saved game files that are used by a variety of different computer gaming applications. These files allow a user to save the progression of his or her gameplay, eliminating the need to restart the game from the beginning every time he or she stops and then restarts the game.
Popular software games that use the .gam file extension include Baldur's Gate, Dark Engine, TADS and Vectrex.
The Astro-PC software application has also been known to use the .gam file suffix. These GAM files contain astrology data files that are referenced by the Astro-PC software.
How to open GAM 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 GAM for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different GAM openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension GAM
While we know of one file format using the .GAM 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 .GAM file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of GAM files. Remember, different programs may use GAM files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.