Files with wmo extension are used by the World of Warcraft computer online game. 

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

empty icon.wmo - WMO binary format

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Software that open wmo file

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WMO file extension - World of Warcraft WoW map object

What is wmo file? How to open wmo files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The wmo extension file type is originally associated with "World of Warcraft" by Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

WMO file contains 3D models for use on WoW game maps, such as structures /buildings, caves/, etc.

Root files list textures (.BLP files), materials, models (.M2 files), groups, and other data. Group files contain the actual 3D model data for a single unit in the WMO.

The default software associated to open wmo file:

World of Warcraft icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoWorld of Warcraft  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

World of Warcraft (WoW) is  massively multiplayer online role-playing game from the Warcraft franchise. It is one of the most (if not the most) successful MMORPG titles in past decade and pretty much defined the genre.

WoW was originally released in late 2004 later three more expansions were added, namely the Burning Crusade (2007), Wrath of the Light King (2008), Cataclysm (2010) and Mist of Pandaria (2012) with another expansion Warlords of Dreanor (2014), Legion (2016).

Help how to open:

Use WoW Model Viewer to open .wmo map object files.

How to convert:

It is not convertable file format.

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

Software that import wmo file - World of Warcraft WoW map object

Programs supporting the exension wmo on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about WoW Model Viewer for import wmo file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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