File Extension AVM

.AVM File

File extension: AVM
File type: Incremental Persistent File


Notes about the AVM file extension:



To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The AVM file type is primarily associated with 'AVG' by AVG Technologies. AVG is anti-virus software that uses the following technologies to detect computer viruses: Scanning - searching for character strings that are characteristic of a given virus; Heuristic analysis - dynamic emulation of the scanned objectís instructions in a virtual computer environment; and Generic detection - detection of instructions characteristic of the given virus/group of viruses.

Detailed information for file extension AVM:


Primary association: AVG
Company: AVG Technologies

Other applications associated with file type AVM:

  • AVISO Geographic Information System (Map File) by Wojciech PomianowskiMapping software with tools for data management and professional map production. This file holds the definition of layers, cartographic projection and objects in vector format. This association is classified as Graphic.



To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

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