MED File - opening and understanding

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

What is a MED file?

A .MED file is an OctaMED Soundstudio compressed module file. Through our analysis of MED files, we know that one use of the format is OctaMED Soundstudio compressed 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 MED 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 MED for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MED openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension MED

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
RealNetworks RealJukeboxRealNetworks RealJukeboxUser submitted
OpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerOpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerUser submitted
ModPlug PlayerModPlug PlayerUser submitted
MOBILeditMOBILeditUser submitted
The Core Media PlayerThe Core Media PlayerUser submitted
WinMorphWinMorphUser submitted
jetVideojetVideoUser submitted
FreshViewFreshViewUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MED-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 MED-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!