A qm file extension is associated with the Qt a cross-platform application framework. A qm file stores compiled translation source.

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

empty icon.qm - QEdit data

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Software that open qm file

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QM file extension - Qt compiled translation source

What is qm file? How to open qm files?

File type specification:

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The qm file extension is mainly related to Qt Linguist part of Qt, a full development framework with tools designed to streamline the creation of applications and user interfaces for desktop, embedded and mobile platforms.

The qm file contains compiled translation source in binary file format.

Qt provides excellent support for translating applications into local languages. Thus it is utilized in many programs for its language support, such as VirtualBox.

Updated: August 9, 2022

The default software associated to open qm file:

Qt SDK icon

Digia Oyj logoQt SDK  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Digia Oyj

Qt is a cross-platform application and UI framework. Qt SDK is development environment used to create desktop, embedded and mobile applications.

Help how to open:

Use Qt SDK to view content of the QM compiled translation sources.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .qm 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.

Find conversions from qm file:

qm to ts

List of software applications associated to the .qm 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 qm file, edit qm file, convert qm file, view qm file, play qm 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 qm files.

Software that open qm file - Qt compiled translation source

Programs supporting the exension qm on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Qt SDK for open qm file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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