An im file extension is related to the Trainz Railroad Simulator and used for its indexed mesh.

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

empty icon.im - SunOS grey scale bitmap picture

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IM file extension - Trainz Railroad Simulator indexed mesh

What is im file? How to open im files?

File type specification:

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The im file extension is mainly related to Trainz computer game series and sued for indexed mesh files are used together with bitmap images to generate 3D models.

Over the years, different releases of  Trainz have had different titles: Trainz, Trainz Railroad Simulator, Trainz UTC, TRS2004, TRS2006, Trainz Classics, TS2009 and TS2010 (the latest release). All support files with the .im file extension which is used together with bitmap images to generate three dimensional models for use in the game.

The file extension PM (progressive mesh) was used for the same purpose in the same game but is now obsolete, although most if not all Trainz releases will still open it.

The default software associated to im file type:

Trainz Railroad Simulator picture or screenshot

Trainz Railroad Simulator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Auran Games

Trainz Railroad Simulator 2006 (TRS2006) sets new standards of realism and immersion in operating a virtual railroad.

Help how to open IM 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 IM:

As far as we know, this .im 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 .im file extension

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

  • Others im file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with im file - Trainz Railroad Simulator indexed mesh

Click on the software link for more information about Trainz Railroad Simulator. Trainz Railroad Simulator uses im 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.).

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