CMF File Type

- The quick facts

What are CMF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CMF 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 CMF file?

CMF files have multiple uses, and Cal3D Mesh is one of them.

Cal3D Mesh File

These CMF files contain the 3D mesh files created in Cal3D, a program used to create 3D animations. These mesh files are the structure of characters animated in Cal3D. The animations' information is stored using polygons that exist out of edges and nodes within the file.

How to open CMF files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different CMF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: May 31, 2022

All known file formats using extension .CMF

While Cal3D Mesh File is a popular type of CMF-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .CMF extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Creative Music Format

These CMF files contain MIDI-like audio and custom instruments audio used in Sound Blaster sound cards, the hardware used to play audio. The instrument data used to create the CMF file is stored in the file itself, meaning that a wider range of instruments can be used.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different CMF openers which you will find listed below.

More file formats using the CMF extension

Through our research of CMF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Sangduck Map

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Video Convert MasterVideo Convert MasterUser submitted
LexisNexis CaseMapLexisNexis CaseMapUser submitted
Hancom OfficeHancom OfficeUser submitted
Magic Video ConverterMagic Video ConverterUser submitted
CM AppCM AppUser submitted
Video Convert PremierVideo Convert PremierUser submitted
Materials StudioMaterials StudioUser submitted
ColorMateColorMateUser submitted
CaseMapCaseMapUser submitted
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