.NAM File Extension

There are 3 file types use the .NAM file extension:

  1. Aqua3D Network File
  2. G.E.C.K. Mod Data File
  3. MODFLOW Name File

1. Aqua3D Network File

Aqua3D Network File
  • Developer Aqua3D
  • Popularity
    3.4 (8 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format Text

Data file used by Aqua3D, a program used for simulating underwater acoustic networks; saves data that initializes the network environment; includes the simulation space dimensions, node positions, signal transmission events; displays as a 3D environment in the software.

NOTE: The file extension ".nam" comes from Network AniMator (NAM), the software package that Aqua3D was developed from.

Software's name License Platforms
Aqua3D Aqua3D Linux

Updated: May 18, 2011

2. G.E.C.K. Mod Data File

G.E.C.K. Mod Data File
  • Developer Bethesda Softworks
  • Popularity
    3.1 (12 votes)
  • Category Game Files
  • Format N/A

File used by GECK (the Garden of Eden Creation Kit), a program used for creating custom modifications ("mods") for the games Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas; can be included as part of a mod package and stores data that forces the mod package to load with the game.

NAM files are sometimes manually deleted so that GECK does not auto-load the corresponding mod package.

Software's name License Platforms
Bethesda Softworks GECK Bethesda Softworks GECK Free Windows

Updated: July 15, 2011

3. MODFLOW Name File

MODFLOW Name File
  • Developer U.S. Geological Survey
  • Popularity
    2.0 (2 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format Text

Data file used by MODFLOW, a program developed by USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) and used for modeling groundwater flows; saved in a plain text format and contains a list of MODFLOW data files and unit values; used as input to a MODFLOW water flow simulation.

Software's name License Platforms
USGS MODFLOW USGS MODFLOW Free Windows

Updated: October 30, 2011

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