Files with pam file extension may be found, especially on Unix/Linux platform, as raster graphics files in a portable arbitrary map format.

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

empty icon.pam - PAM Property Appraisal Manager project file

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PAM file - Portable arbitrary map

What is pam file? How to open pam files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

pam file icon: pam filetype icon

The pam file extension is most likely best know for its use for a common bitmap format on UNIX platform.

The PAM format is designed to be used for any of myriad kinds of graphics, but can theoretically be used for any kind of data that is arranged as a two dimensional rectangular array.

Actually, from another perspective, it can be seen as a format for data arranged as a three dimensional array.

The default software associated to pam file type:

Adobe Photoshop icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Photoshop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Photoshop is great photography editing software that offers numerous features, powerful tools and other breakthrough capabilities to offer their users maximum performance for image editing.

The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.

Help how to open:

You can open these files in Adobe Photoshop or any other graphics editor and view that work with .pam files.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported or converted to other graphics formats in programs that have support for PAM graphics.

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Details about PAM file extension

List of software applications associated to the .pam 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 pam file, edit pam file, convert pam file, view pam file, play pam 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting pam files.

  • Open pam file
  • Edit pam file

Software that open pam file - Portable arbitrary map

Programs supporting the exension pam on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open pam file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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