PAM File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PAM file?

A .PAM file is a Portable Arbitrary Map bitmap file. Through our analysis of PAM files, we know that one use of the format is Portable Arbitrary Map bitmap. 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 PAM 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 PAM for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension PAM

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Zoner Photo StudioZoner Photo StudioUser submitted
MysticThumbsMysticThumbsUser submitted
Sothink Photo Album MakerSothink Photo Album MakerUser submitted
BS PictureBS PictureUser submitted
John Paul Chacha's Chasys Draw IESJohn Paul Chacha's Chasys Draw IESUser submitted
SView5SView5User submitted
3DBrowser3DBrowserUser submitted
3D Photo Browser3D Photo BrowserUser submitted
My ViewPadMy ViewPadUser submitted
Power AdressManagerPower AdressManagerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PAM-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 PAM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!