CBM File Type

- The quick facts

What are CBM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CBM file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CBM file?

A .CBM file is a 64 Colors BitMap file. Through our analysis of CBM files, we know that one use of the format is 64 Colors BitMap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open CBM files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CBM file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CBM file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 8 different CBM openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: September 22, 2017

Suggest another file format using extension CBM

While we know of one file format using the .CBM file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .CBM file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CBM files. Remember, different programs may use CBM files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

ChessBaseChessBaseUser submitted
ChessBase LightChessBase LightUser submitted
ChessBase ReaderChessBase ReaderUser submitted
Microsoft Interactive TrainingMicrosoft Interactive TrainingUser submitted
Calorie Balance TrackerCalorie Balance TrackerUser submitted
DBTextWorks for SQLDBTextWorks for SQLUser submitted
DirMaster v2.2.009/StyleDirMaster v2.2.009/StyleUser submitted
CBMCBMUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CBM-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CBM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!