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.ASM File Extension

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File Type 1Assembly Language Source Code File

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryDeveloper Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Program written in assembly language, a low level programming language that can be converted to machine language; may be edited with a text editor and run using an assembler program, such as HLA, MASM, FASM, NASM, or GAS.

Program(s) that open .ASM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Microsoft Notepad
gVim
Other text editor
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
MacroMates TextMate
MacVim
Other text editor
Linux LogoLinux
Vim
Pico
GNU Emacs
Other text editor
Updated 4/24/2009

File Type 2Visual Studio Assembler Source Code File

DeveloperMicrosoft
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CategoryDeveloper Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Assembly source code file created by Microsoft Visual Studio, a Windows software development program; contains low-level source code that can be translated directly into machine code; typically used only for optimizing small segments of application code.

More Information

Since assembly code is typically more difficult to write than C or C++ code, ASM files are often combined with C or C++ files that handle the majority of the application logic.

Program(s) that open .ASM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Microsoft Visual Studio 2013
Updated 7/8/2010

File Type 3Pro/ENGINEER Assembly File

DeveloperParametric Technology
Popularity
3.0 (4 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Assembly file created by Pro/ENGINEER, a program used for designing three-dimensional products; contains one or more design parts (.PRT files) and their assembly specifications; used to combine parts together into an assembled component.

Program(s) that open .ASM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Parametric Technology Creo
Okino Computer Graphics PolyTrans
Autodesk Fusion 360
Updated 3/25/2011

File Type 4Solid Edge Assembly File

DeveloperSiemens
Popularity
3.0 (2 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryCAD Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Assembly file created by Solid Edge, a CAD program used to create product designs; contains an assembly design, which may include one or more parts; used to store design data for simulating manufacturing assembly processes.

Program(s) that open .ASM files
Updated 3/31/2010