What is a .OAM File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .oam extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .oam file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .OAM file?

The file extension .OAM is Adobe Edge Animate Widget File. It was developed by Adobe Systems. The file has the zip format, and it is a web related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .oam file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .OAM file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .OAM file on various operating systems.

How to open a .OAM file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .oam file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .OAM file

2. In the second step 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 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .OAM file on Mac

The .oam file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .OAM file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .OAM file?

If you are still unable to open the .OAM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .OAM file.oap – OutSystems, .oar – OpenSimulator Archive, .oat – Google, .ob! – Orbit Downloader, .ob2 – Oberon-2 Source Code File. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .OAM file with the Adobe Animate CC 2019 program on Windows and Adobe Animate CC 2019 program on Mac.