A met file extension is related to the OS/2 and Microsoft Windows PM metadata format.

There are 6 other file types using
the MET file extension!

met icon.met - Corel WordPerfect Macro Editor top overflow file

empty icon.met - OmniPage Pro document

empty icon.met - Active Sky export file

empty icon.met - eMule cached information

empty icon.met - HEC-HMS meteorologic model configuration

met icon.met - Dragon Age Origins saved game

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MET file extension - OS/2 and Microsoft Windows PM metadata

What is met file? How to open met files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The met file extension is associated with the metafile format for IBM OS/2 and older Windows operating systems used to store pictures. Rather than using bitmaps, metafiles use operation primitives like draw and line.

This met file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open met file:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

OS/2 icon

IBM logoOS/2  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:

OS/2 is operating system developed by IBM for personal computers. OS/2 is no longer marketed by IBM and support for OS/2 was discontinued in 2006. OS/2 is very similar like Windows in many ways, but also has similarities with Unix. The last version of OS/2 is named OS/2 Warp.

Help how to open:

Use OpenOffice.org Draw to work with *.met files.

How to convert:

Use OpenOffice.org Draw to save *.met file in another format.

List of software applications associated to the .met 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 met file, edit met file, convert met file, view met file, play met 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting met files.

Software that import met file - OS/2 and Microsoft Windows PM metadata

Programs supporting the exension met on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Apache OpenOffice Draw (OpenOffice.org Draw) for import met file action.

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