.ROM File Extension
File Type 1Read Only Memory Image
What is a ROM file?
If it is used for emulation, the file often enables older operating system (OS) software to be run on newer Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. Since ROM files are used for different purposes they may use different file formatting. Therefore, a ROM used by one program may not be compatible with another program.
File Type 2N64 Game ROM File
.ROM File Association 2
A ROM file is a Nintendo 64 (N64) game file playable with an N64 emulator. It stores the contents of an N64 game cartridge in a read-only file format that can be opened and played using a Nintendo 64 emulation program.
File Type 3Killing Floor Map File
.ROM File Association 3
Game file used by Killing Floor, a co-op survival horror game of the first-person shoot genre; saves the layout of a game map and includes the locations of spawn points, enemies, weapons, and other game objects; sometimes modified by game community members and shared on websites with other players.