An xms file extension is related to the AutoCAD a 3D modeling tool. An xms file contains external message.

There are 4 other file types using
the XMS file extension!

xms icon.xms - Microsoft eXtended Memory specification data

empty icon.xms - ViewCafé XML markup session

xms icon.xms - XMS-Tracker file

empty icon.xms - Amiga XMash disk archive

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XMS file extension - AutoCAD external message

What is xms file? How to open xms files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The xms file extension is also used by AutoCAD a CAD and CAM modeling tool for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X operating systems developed by Autodesk.

The xms file stores external message data.

The default software associated to open xms file:

AutoCAD icon

Autodesk, Inc. logoAutoCAD  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

A CAD designing software with the powerful, flexible features. It is a CAD development platform that provides tools to build custom AutoCAD-based software products for specific markets. The default file formats using by AutoCAD are: DWG and DXF.

AutoCAD for Mac icon

Autodesk, Inc. logoAutoCAD for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

AutoCAD for Mac software—it’s AutoCAD, for the Mac, bringing robust 3D free-form design tools and powerful drafting capabilities to your platform of choice. It takes full advantage of the macOS platform, with an intuitive, graphical user interface that makes it easy to bring your ideas to life.

Help how to open:

Use AutoCAD to work with *.xms files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .xms 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.

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

Software that open xms file - AutoCAD external message

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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