A form file extension is related to the Java programming language and used for its GUI form files.

There is one other file type using
the FORM file extension!

empty icon.form - Gambas form

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Software that works with form file extension

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FORM file - Java form

What is form file? How to open form files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The form file extension is associated with Java programming language and runtime environment for various platforms.

The form file is an XML file that the visual form editor uses to store GUI information.

The form file is editable in the NetBeans developed by Oracle.

The default software associated to form file type:

NetBeans icon

Oracle Corporation logoNetBeans  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Oracle Corporation

The NetBeans IDE is an award-winning integrated development environment available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Solaris. The NetBeans project consists of an open-source IDE and an application platform that enable developers to rapidly create web, enterprise, desktop, and mobile applications using the Java platform, as well as JavaFX, PHP, JavaScript and Ajax, Ruby and Ruby on Rails, Groovy and Grails, and C/C++.

Java icon

Oracle Corporation logoJava  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Oracle Corporation

Java is a set of developing applications and specifications used to create software in Java programming language. Java is used on many computing platforms from desktop computers to mobile phones.

Java source code derives much syntax from C and C++ programming language but has a simpler object model. To run applications written in Java the Java runtime environment must be installed on a device.

Help how to open:

Use Oracle NetBeans to open .form files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .form 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 software applications associated to the .form 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 form file, edit form file, convert form file, view form file, play form file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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

  • Open form file
  • Edit form file
  • Create form file
  • Others form file

Software that open form file - Java form

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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