A som file extension is related to the Paradox, a relational database system. A som file stores data.

There are 2 other file types using
the SOM file extension!

som icon.som - Corel Quattro Pro network serial number data

empty icon.som - HP-UX System Object Model Executable

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SOM file extension - Corel Paradox sort information

What is som file? How to open som files?

File type specification:

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The som file extension is associated with the Paradox, a relational database management system sold by Corel Corporation, which is part of some editions of Corel WordPerfect Office suite.

The .som files contains sort information.

The default software associated to open som file:

Corel Paradox picture or screenshot

Corel Corporation logoCorel Paradox  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

Paradox is a relational database management system currently published by Corel Corporation. It was originally released for DOS by Ansa Software, but a Windows version was released by Borland in 1992.

Corel WordPerfect Office icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel WordPerfect Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

WordPerfect Office is an complete office suite developed by Corel Corporation. Latest version is WordPerfect Office X8, available in some editions: Home & Student, Standard and Professional.

Probably most known programs that are included in WordPerfect Office are word processor called WordPerfect, a spreadsheet Quattro Pro, presentation program Presentations and database management system Paradox.

Help how to open:

The *.som files are used for internal purposes of Corel Paradox.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .som 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.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .som 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 som file, edit som file, convert som file, view som file, play som file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with som file - Corel Paradox sort information

Click on the software link for more information about Corel Paradox. Corel Paradox uses som 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 som file by default:
Corel Paradox
Corel WordPerfect Office small icon Corel WordPerfect Office

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