Files with csm extension are related to the 3ds Max Character Studio Maker tool. A csm file contains markers for 3D character stores in ASCII text format.

There are 2 other file types using
the CSM file extension!

empty icon.csm - Borland C++ precompiled header file

empty icon.csm - Valve Steam game backup

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Software that open csm file

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CSM file extension - 3ds Max Character Studio Maker

What is csm file? How to open csm files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension csm is related to Character Studio Maker, part of Autodesk 3ds Max a 3D rendering software for Microsoft Windows.

A .csm file contains ASCII text data which describe markers for a 3D characters.

Updated: March 28, 2024

The default software associated to open csm file:

3ds Max (3D Studio Max) icon

Autodesk, Inc. logo3ds Max (3D Studio Max)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

A popular 3D animation software, 3ds Max (previously known as 3D Studio Max) is used to model, animate, and render detailed 3D characters, photorealistic designs, and complex scenes for film and TV, games, and design visualization projects.

Help how to open:

Use 3ds Max to open .csm files created in the Character Studio Maker.

How to convert:

3ds Max is able to export .csm files to other formats.

Find conversions from csm file:

csm to asc

csm to ase

csm to bvh

csm to dwf

csm to dxf

csm to obj

List of software applications associated to the .csm 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 csm file, edit csm file, convert csm file, view csm file, play csm 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 csm files.

Software that open csm file - 3ds Max Character Studio Maker

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

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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