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ISAM file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .isam file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .isam file?
  • What program do I need to open a .isam file?
  • How can the .isam file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .isam files to another format?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ ISAM Database

ISAM file is an ISAM Database. ISAM (Indexed Sequential Access Method) is a method for indexing data for fast retrieval. ISAM was originally developed by IBM for mainframe computers.
ISAM format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: OpenAccess SDK
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
ISAM aliases:
ISAM related links:
ISAM related extensions:
MySQL MyISAM Table Index Data

Other types of files may also use the .isam file extension.

🚫 The .isam file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

iam, isa, ism, isma, sam

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Autodesk Inventor Assembly Model
IIS Smooth Streaming Audio
Adobe Photoshop ImageReady Actions File
Ami Pro Document
InstallShield Setup Project
PaleoMag ASCII Sample Data
IIS Smooth Streaming Server Manifest Data
Synergy/DE Data Index
C64 Image System Multicolor Bitmap
ISAM Database

🔴 Can't open a .isam file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .isam file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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