A beam file extension to the multi-palette file format used by Commodore Amiga computers.

There is one other file type using
the BEAM file extension!

beam file icon.beam - Compiled Erlang Code file

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Software that works with beam file extension

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BEAM file extension - Amiga multi-palette file

What is beam file? How to open beam files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

Files with beam file extension are commonly used by Amiga, a family of 32-bit computers with AmigaOS operating system, developed by Commodore company.

The beam file stores some kind of bitmap data used by Amiga bitmap editors.

This beam file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to beam file type:

RECOIL picture or screenshot

RECOIL  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Piotr Fusik and Adrian Matoga

RECOIL is picture image viewer of picture image formats from classic computers.

Help how to open BEAM files:

Use RECOIL to open *.beam files.

How to convert file with extension BEAM:

There is no specific information in the database, about how to convert this file extension.
For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert bitmap files

List of software applications associated to the .beam file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open beam file, edit beam file, convert beam file, view beam file, play beam file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the beam files.

  • View beam file
  • Print beam file

beam file viewer - programs that view beam file - Amiga multi-palette file

Click on the link to get more information about RECOIL for view beam file action.


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