.RAM File Extension

File Type:
Real Audio Metadata File

Having trouble opening .ram extension? Don't panic! This page explains what ram files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open ram files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a RAM file?

Ram file extension has Real Audio Metadata file type, developed by RealNetworks, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Commonly applied by RealPlayer, the file saves a hyperlink to a .RA file the user may stream. It may also contain either an “rtsp”, or a “pnm” URL, both of which are the protocols that allow accessing RealAudio data.

RAM files use the plain text format.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

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File Type:
Real Audio Metadata File
Audio Files

How to open RAM file?

Double click the ram file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .ram extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the ram extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the ram file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open RAM files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the ram file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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