The FM file extension is related to the VMware Workstation and other virtualization apps. The *.fm file contains various data.

There are 3 other file types using
the FM file extension!

fm file - FrameMaker document file

fm file - FileMaker Pro database

fm file - FeatureCAM document file

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Software that works with fm file extension

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FM file extension - VMware file

What is fm file? How to open fm files?

File type specification:

Virtual machine, virtualization software related file type icon Virtual machine, virtualization software related file type

fm file icon: fm filetype icon

The FM file extension is associated with the VMware computer virtualization software for Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac and Linux operating systems. The *.fm file contains various data used for internal purposes of the VMware apps.

The default software associated to fm file type:

VMware Workstation icon

VMware, Inc. logo VMware Workstation  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VMware, Inc.

VMware Workstation is popular application used to create virtual computer machines in one desktop or laptop computer. It supports virtualization of many computer operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, MS-DOS, FreeBSD etc.

VMware Workstation can convert an existing physical computer into VMware virtual machine. Each virtual machine represents a complete computer, including processor, memory, network connections etc. VMware Workstation is distributed for Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Help how to open FM files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension FM:

As far as we know, this .fm file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .fm file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open fm file, edit fm file, convert fm file, view fm file, play fm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others fm file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with fm file - VMware file

Click on the software link for more information about VMware Workstation. VMware Workstation uses fm file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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