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!

empty icon.beam - Compiled Erlang Code file

Detailed description

Software that open beam file

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BEAM file extension - Amiga multi-palette image

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 open beam file:


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:

Use RECOIL to open *.beam files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .beam 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 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).

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

Programs supporting the exension beam on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about RECOIL for view beam file action.


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