The M3 file extension is related to the StarCraft 2 real time strategic computer game. The *.m3 file stores MDX3 model data.

There is one other file type using
the M3 file extension!

empty icon.m3 - Modula 3 programming language source code

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M3 file - Blizzard StarCraft 2 MDX3 model file

What is m3 file? How to open m3 files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

m3 file icon: m3 filetype icon

The M3 file extension is associated with the computer game StarCraft 2. File contains models for game units and structures for the Protoss, Terran, and Zerg races. File is stored in MPQ Blizzard game archive, that is distributed with StarCraft 2. The M3 file can be opened by 3D Studio Max with M3 import plugin.

The default software associated to m3 file type:

StarCraft II icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoStarCraft II  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

StarCraft II is a military science fiction real-time strategy video game developed and released by Blizzard Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X worldwide on July 27, 2010.

Featuring a unique single-player campaign that picks up where StarCraft: Brood War left off, StarCraft II will present a cast of new heroes and familiar faces in an edgy sci-fi story filled with adventure and intrigue. 

Help how to open:

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:

As far as we know, this .m3 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 .m3 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 m3 file, edit m3 file, convert m3 file, view m3 file, play m3 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Software that open m3 file - Blizzard StarCraft 2 MDX3 model file

Programs supporting the exension m3 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about 3ds Max (3D Studio Max) for open m3 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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