The file extension known as AAM - Authorware Map File is a reliable file type that is completely secure and is created by the Authorware program. Authorware is an application that is used to make multimedia applications for learning purposes. This file type actually contains resources and references that are needed in order to operate the Authorware application in question. These file types are needed to open movies in pictures within Authorware. These file types can actually be used by opening up the Authorware Web player, which is built into many web browsers.