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.YM File Extension

File TypeAtari ST Audio File

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CategoryAudio Files


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

What is a YM file?

Audio file used by the Atari ST, an older computer system that was discontinued in the early 1990s; contains an audio loop or track that can be played back with the Atari ST YM chip; supports storage for the song name, author, comments, and the audio data itself.

More Information

Even though the Atari ST system has been discontinued, YM audio can still be played back with several Windows applications.

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Programs that open YM files
Audio Overload
YM to XM
Nullsoft Winamp with Chipamp plug-in
Nullsoft Winamp with V_Soft Vortex AY/YM Chip Emulator plug-in
Microsoft Internet Explorer with ST-Sound plug-in
Audio Overload
Audio Overload
Updated 11/21/2011

About the file extension ym

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