OMF File Type

- The quick facts

What are OMF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an OMF 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 OMF file?

OMF files have multiple uses, and Onyx Music File Module is one of them.

Onyx Music File Module

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open OMF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the OMF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your OMF file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

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

Last updated: March 5, 2022

More file formats using the OMF extension

Through our research of OMF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Open Media Framework Interchange
  • Open Source Metadata Framework

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Adobe AuditionAdobe AuditionUser submitted
Avid Pro ToolsAvid Pro ToolsUser submitted
Adobe Audition CCAdobe Audition CCUser submitted
SONAR Producer EditionSONAR Producer EditionUser submitted
SONAR LESONAR LEUser submitted
Pro ToolsRPro ToolsRUser submitted
Music CreatorMusic CreatorUser submitted
SONAR ProducerSONAR ProducerUser submitted
Killer Bugs for Pro ToolsKiller Bugs for Pro ToolsUser submitted
SONAR Home SudioSONAR Home SudioUser submitted

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