The File Extensions Database

.ABM File Extension

  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .ABM file?

.ABM is Music Album

Digital music album that contains a collection of songs or other audio files; typically includes references to the audio files rather than the songs themselves.

ABM files may be created by various music-related software programs. However, they typically use different formatting and can only be opened by the original program that created them.

Programs that open Music Album
Redbana Audition
File Type 2 Photo Album
Category: Raster Image Files

Photo album that includes references to pictures contained in a digital album; may also include thumbnail images that serve as small representations of the photos in the album.

Several different photo organization programs store albums as ABM files. However, they may use different formatting, meaning the files can only be opened by the program that created the file.

NOTE: Some older software programs that create ABM files include Polaroid PhotoMAX Image Maker, GSP Photo Album, Ulead ImagePals, and previous versions of ArcSoft PhotoStudio. However, these programs are now obsolete. A current program that creates ABM files Serif PhotoPlus.

Programs that open Photo Album
ArcSoft PhotoStudio
Serif PhotoPlus
ArcSoft PhotoStudio

How to solve problems with ABM files

  • Associate the ABM file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ABM file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ABM files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ABM file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ABM is Music Album. Because only the current version supports the latest ABM file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .ABM is Music Album update.
  • To make sure that your ABM file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.