There are 10 other file types using
the M file extension!

m file icon.m - Mathematica function or commands file

m file icon.m - MatLab function, commands, script

m file icon.m - Objective-C language source file

m file icon.m - Script file (Miranda IM language)

m file icon.m - Vertex data file

m file icon.m - Amiga E source module

m file icon.m - Limbo interface declaration file

m file icon.m - Maple common binary file

m file icon.m - Origin AdLib music format

m file icon.m - DS photo for Android cache

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M file extension - BRIEF macro module file

What is m file? How to open m files?

The M file extension is associated with the BRIEF (Basic Reconfigurable Interactive Editing Facility) a programming text editor for MS-DOS and Windows. The .m file stores macro module.

BRIEF is obsolete application.

The default software associated to m file type:

BRIEF picture or screenshot

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. logo BRIEF  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
  Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

BRIEF was a very popular programmer's text editor in the early 1980s. It was designed and developed by UnderWare Inc, a company founded in Providence Rhode Island by David Nanian and Michael Strickman and published by Solution Systems.

Help how to open M 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 M:

As far as we know, this .m 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.

Related links:

BRIEF text editor Wikipedia page.

List of software applications associated to the .m 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 m file, edit m file, convert m file, view m file, play m file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 of the m files.

  • Settings m file
  • Others m file

Settings file type for software that use m file - BRIEF macro module file

Click on the link to get more information about BRIEF for settings m file action.

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