What is a .AQM File And How To Open It – MOBAC (Visual Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .aqm extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .aqm file extension and how to open it.

What is a .AQM file?

The file extension .AQM comes from AlpineQuest Map File. This file extension was developed by MOBAC. The format of this file is binary, and it is a GIS software file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .aqm file on 1 platform.

How to open a .AQM file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .AQM file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .AQM file on Android

There is easy way to open the .aqm file on Android.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .AQM file in the download folder

First of all you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

While trying to open the file, it won’t work.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

Please locate the app “Google Play Store” (picture above) and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

To open the file, you will need to download the Psyberia AlpineQuest software. Please search for it in the Google Play Store and install it. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .AQM file?

If you cannot open the .AQM file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .AQM file.aqt – AQTitle Subtitles File, .ar – Microsoft, .ara – LittleApps, .arc – Symantec, .arc – System Enhancement Associates. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .AQM file with the Psyberia AlpineQuest software on Android.