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.AFM File Extension

2 file types use the .afm file extension.

File Type 1Adobe Font Metrics File

DeveloperAdobe Systems
2.9 (15 Votes)
CategoryFont Files

What is an AFM file?

ASCII text-based font format developed by Adobe; stores font metric data for a Type 1 PostScript file; contains the master design of a specific font, which defines the way each character of the font looks.

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Programs that open AFM files

Referenced by programs that use system fonts
Referenced by programs that use system fonts
Updated 10/19/2020

File Type 2AFF Metadata File

DeveloperBasis Technology
2.0 (6 Votes)
CategoryDisk Image Files

.AFM File Association 2

Metadata file created in the Advanced Forensics Format (AFF), a file format used to save disk image data for digital evidence; saves only the metadata that was extracted out of an .AFF disk image file; allows the metadata to be separated from the raw disk image data.

More Information

AFM files reference the AFF disk image data. When opened, the supporting program automatically locates the disk image data in the separate files and loads it appropriately.

Programs that open AFM files

Updated 7/20/2011

About AFM Files

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