The ascm file suffix is probably mistyped acsm file extension and is related to the Adobe Content Server message file format.

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ASCM file extension - Adobe Content Server message file

What is ascm file? How to open ascm files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The ascm file extension is probably mistyped. The right suffix name is acsm and is associated with the Adobe Content Server a server software that is used to digitally protect PDF documents and e-books.

The *.acsm file stores message data used for Adobe Content Server. Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) uses acsm files to download eBooks. If you can't open eBooks in ADE, you probably need to fix acsm file associations in Windows and change it to open with Adobe Digital Editions. 

The default software associated to ascm file type:

Adobe Systems Incorporated logo Adobe Content Server  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Content Server software is a robust server solution that digitally protects PDF and reflowable EPUB eBooks for Adobe Digital Editions software and supported mobile devices.

Adobe Digital Editions icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logo Adobe Digital Editions  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Digital Editions is a electronic publication management software with which users can purchase, download, and read digital content. Digital Editions support standard e-book formats such as EPUB or PDF.

Help how to open ASCM files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension ASCM:

As far as we know, this .ascm file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

Find conversions from ascm file:

ascm to pdf

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ascm file extension

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ascm file - Adobe Content Server message file

Click on the software link for more information about Adobe Content Server. Adobe Content Server uses ascm file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with ascm file by default:
Adobe Content Server
Adobe Digital Editions small icon Adobe Digital Editions

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