OGM File Type- The quick facts
What are OGM files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an OGM file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is an OGM file?
An .OGM file is an OGG Media Stream file.
Files that contain the .ogm file extension typically store Ogg media files. The Ogg media file format is a free, open container file format that was created by the Xiph.Org Foundation offering unrestricted software patents.
The file format was initially designed to offer the ability to efficiently stream high quality videos over the Web.
The OGM file format is a compressed video container file format. The files can contain streams of audio and video data as well as text and metadata.
OGM files use the Ogg Vorbis compression technology and contain audio and video stream files that can be played on a user's computer.
How to open OGM files
We have identified 5 OGM openers that are compatible with this specific type of OGM file.
Programs that open OGG Media Stream files
Last updated: March 9, 2022
Suggest another file format using extension OGM
While we know of one file format using the .OGM 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 .OGM file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of OGM files. Remember, different programs may use OGM files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.