Files with bm extension can be mainly found as bitmap images from the X Windows system images.

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BM file extension - X Windows system bitmap image

What is bm file? How to open bm files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

bm file icon: bm filetype icon

The bm file extension is used for a bitmap image format used in X Windows system.

This is a format for storing bitmaps of screen captures of the X Window system. There are a large number of variations of this format, depending on the type of graphics adapater the user has (monochrome, fixed colors, color images with palettes, TrueColor and more).

Because of the large number of possible variations, not all software which can read this format may be able to read all possible variations of the format.

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Help how to open:

Some graphics viewers and editors support BM graphic format and can work with it.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported or saved to some other bitmap format.

Find conversions from bm file:

bm to img

bm to jpg

bm to pdf

Find converter to bm file type:

bmp to bm

List of software applications associated to the .bm file extension

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting bm files.

Software that open bm file - X Windows system bitmap image

Programs supporting the exension bm on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bm file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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