There are 3 other file types using
the NMF file extension!

empty icon.nmf - NICE Media Player audio

empty icon.nmf - ArcGIS Explorer map file

empty icon.nmf - Native Client manifest

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NMF file extension - Lightwave Normal map file

What is nmf file? How to open nmf files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

The NMF file extension is also used by Lightwave, a modeling, animation and rendering tool from NewTek, Inc.

A *.nmf file contains lightwave normal map, most likely some sort of 3D format.

The default software associated to nmf file type:

LightWave 3D icon

NewTek, Inc. logoLightWave 3D  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
NewTek, Inc.

LightWave 3D is a 3D computer graphics editor used to produce 3D rendering images. LightWave contains advanced features as realistic reflection and refraction, radiosity, and caustics.

Help how to open NMF files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open files with this particular extension. However, you can usually open or import 3D graphics files to various 3D modeling tools or engineering programs. Each program has it's own set of supported formats, so it's always worthwhile to check it's developer websites for available options.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open CAD and other 3D graphic files

How to convert file with extension NMF:

Various 3D models or CAD files can be typically exported to some exchange format or converted between different formats. Once again, not all CAD/3D modeling programs may allow conversion of every format. But, there is always the option of using some of the dedicated 3D conversion utilities with a broad file format support.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert CAD and other 3D graphic files

List of software applications associated to the .nmf 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 nmf file, edit nmf file, convert nmf file, view nmf file, play nmf file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 nmf files.

  • Open nmf file
  • Edit nmf file

Software that open nmf file - Lightwave Normal map file

Click on the link to get more information about LightWave 3D for open nmf file action.

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