The File Extensions Database

.AMS File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .AMS file?

.AMS is Adobe Monitor Setup File

Stores monitor calibration settings defined in Photoshop's Color Settings preferences; used for modifying the way colors are displayed on different monitors and determines how RGB/CMYK conversions are done.

Programs that open Adobe Monitor Setup File
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
File Type 2 Velvet Studio Module
Developer by: Velvet Development Category: Audio Files

Tracker module created with the Velvet Studio audio tracking program; plays back sound samples based on MIDI data.

File Type 3 Extreme Tracker Module
Category: Audio Files

Song (or "mod") created with Extreme Tracker, an audio tracking program.

How to solve problems with AMS files

  • Associate the AMS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AMS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AMS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AMS 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 .AMS is Adobe Monitor Setup File. Because only the current version supports the latest AMS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .AMS is Adobe Monitor Setup File update.
  • To make sure that your AMS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.