An osm file extension is related to the OpenStreetMap and used for its data files.

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Software that works with osm file extension

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OSM file extension - OpenStreetMap data

What is osm file? How to open osm files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The osm file extension is related to OpenStreepMap.

The osm files are XML formatted files representing OpenStreetMap data.

The nodes, ways, and relations (Data Primitives) are represented, along with any related tags.

An osm file may also include changesets.

The default software associated to osm file type:

OpenStreetMap icon

OpenStreetMap  On-line services software

OpenStreetMap is on-line mapping solution built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations etc.

Help how to open OSM files:

Use OpenStreetMap to work with *.osm files. Also the XML content is viewable in any text editor.

How to convert file with extension OSM:

As far as we know, this .osm 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:

OpenStreetMap website

List of recommended software applications associated to the .osm 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 osm file, edit osm file, convert osm file, view osm file, play osm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others osm file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with osm file - OpenStreetMap data

Click on the software link for more information about OpenStreetMap. OpenStreetMap uses osm 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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