File Extension Library

.ASCM File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What are .ASCM files and how to open them?

Can't open .ASCM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .ASCM file.

What is a .ASCM file extension?

.ASCM file extension has been classified as Various data Files.

.ASCM is Adobe Content Server message file

File extension ascm is probably mistyped. The right suffix name is acsm and is associated with the Adobe Content Server a server software that is used to digitally protect PDF documents and e-books.

An .acsm file stores message data used for Adobe Content Server. Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) uses acsm files to download eBooks. If you can't open eBooks in ADE, you probably need to fix acsm file associations in Windows and change it to open with Adobe Digital Editions. 

How to open:

You can't open .ascm files in anything else.

How to convert:

Considering this file type is a mistype, no conversion is possible. However, it may be possible to achieve conversion or export of the original ACSM file.

How to fix problems with .ASCM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ASCM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ASCM file format
  2. You need to check the .ASCM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)