The File Extensions Database

.AQM File Extension

  • Developer by: MOBAC
  • Category: GIS Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AQM file?

.AQM is AlpineQuest Map File

GIS file used by AlpineQuest, a mapping and navigation app for Android devices; includes roads, land features, points of interest, and other map information; used for offline navigation, often for hiking, hunting, geocaching, and other outdoor activities.

AQM files can be created with Mobile Atlas Creator (MOBAC) and then uploaded to the Android SD card.

NOTE: The AQM format is an open format whose specification is maintained within the MOBAC SourceForge project. Mobile Atlas Creator was formerly called TrekBuddy Atlas Creator.

Programs that open AlpineQuest Map File
Mobile Atlas Creator
Mobile Atlas Creator
Mobile Atlas Creator
Psyberia AlpineQuest

How to solve problems with AQM files

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