FORM File Type

- The quick facts

What are FORM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FORM 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 FORM file?

FORM files have multiple uses, and FormLabs PreForm Job is one of them.

FormLabs PreForm Job

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open FORM files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different FORM openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the FORM extension

Through our research of FORM files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.

Gambas Form

PreForm 3D Object Container

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Sage Reporting EngineSage Reporting EngineUser submitted
NetBeans IDENetBeans IDEUser submitted
PreFormPreFormUser submitted
PC-DMISPC-DMISUser submitted