.APM File Extension

Alphacam Punch Param Macro

APM files use a non-standard header. Windows API metafile functions cannot read APM files correctly. To use APM files with these functions, strip the headers using wmapmf.exe. You can open APM files...

General Information

Title APM File Extension
Extension .apm
Full Form Alphacam Punch Param Macro
File Type CAD/CAM File
Developer Planit Solutions
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store parameters
Additional Functions Automate processes
Features Macro, Parametric

File Characteristics

Quality High precision
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes

Use Cases

CNC Machining Yes
Metal Fabrication Yes
Woodworking Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Minimal
Best Practices Regular updates, Parameter verification

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Date varies
Latest Version Version varies by Alphacam version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .anc, .anl, .apt, .arc

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Alphacam Paid Windows