An aqm file extension is related to the CP/M, an operating system for various platforms. An aqm file contains information data.

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

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AQM file extension - CP/M information data

What is aqm file? How to open aqm files?

File type specification:

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The aqm file extension is associated with the CP/M operating system for 8-bit and later 16/32-bit computers, developed by Digital Research. The .aqm file stores various data used for internal purposes of the CP/M system.

The CP/M operating system is obsolete product and Digital Research was acquired by Novell in 1991.

This aqm 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 open aqm file:

CP/M picture or screenshot

CP/M  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Digital Research

An operating system for 8-bit computers. It looks rather like DOS to use this is hardly surprising because DOS was copied from CP/M in about 1980.

CP/M was developed by Dr. Gary Kildall from Digital Research. CP/M as a first system, which used standard 8.3 (8 characters for file name + 3 characters for file extension used to identify file type) naming of files. Killdall can be considered as father of file extensions.

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List of software applications associated to the .aqm file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open aqm file, edit aqm file, convert aqm file, view aqm file, play aqm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 aqm files.

Programs that can create aqm file - CP/M information data

Programs supporting the exension aqm on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about CP/M for create aqm file action.


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