File Extension Library

.LAM File Extension

  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What are .LAM files and how to open them?

Can't open .LAM 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 .LAM file.

What is a .LAM file extension?

.LAM file extension has been classified as Audio and sound Files.

.LAM is Netscape Media Player streaming audio metafile

The lam file extension is an old file format used by no longer supported Netscape application developed by AOL Inc.. This file provides location of your Media server to clients.

mime: audio/x-liveaudio

How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .lam 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.

How to fix problems with .LAM files

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