File Extension Library


.XAM File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .XAM file?

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

.XAM is Version 2 Examiner Corporation assessment item bank

The xam file extension is associated with Version 2 Examiner Corporation assessment item bank. Version 2 is no longer used, the xm3 version 3 is the new file format used by Examiner company.

.XAM file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .XAM file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


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 .xam 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 Open .XAM file on different platforms

Open .XAM File on Windows

  • Right-click a .XAM
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .XAM file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .XAM files" Press "Ok"

Open .XAM File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XAM file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .XAM File on Linux

Right click on the .XAM file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .XAM File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XAM file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .XAM File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .XAM files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XAM files

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