FRM File

What are FRM files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FRM 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 FRM file?

FRM files have multiple uses, and VisualBasic Form is one of them. Read more about the others further down the page.

VisualBasic Form File

Files that contain the .frm file extension are form files. These files contain forms that have been created by a variety of software applications. Forms are often used to map fields within a database table to input fields on an application form, so users can view and edit data.

However, in the case of Visual Basic, the form is designed by the programmer and contains all the user interface widgets placed on it, with links to code that is triggered when, e.g., a button is clicked.

How to open FRM files

We have identified one FRM opener that is compatible with this specific type of FRM file.

Programs that open VisualBasic Form files

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Last updated: December 3, 2022

Visual Basic Form File

We know that one FRM format is Visual Basic Form File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

FRM opener for Windows

We have identified one FRM opener that is compatible with this specific type of FRM file.

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More file formats using the FRM extension

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

  • ADLForms Document
  • Corum VIP Form
  • DBASE IV Form File
  • FireFly SDK Designer Form File
  • Form Master Form File
  • Formatting Data For Lotus 1-2-3 Worksheet
  • Formula Document
  • MySQL Database Dictionary
  • Organize! Form File
  • Perfect Forms Form File
  • Phoenix Visual Designer Form File
  • PPrint Stencil Format File
  • StarWriter For MS-DOS Formula File
  • Text602 Form
  • VBDOS 1.0 Form File

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

WordPerfectWordPerfectUser submitted
Pro/ENGINEERPro/ENGINEERUser submitted
Hangul & Computer Co., LtdHangul & Computer Co., LtdUser submitted
ICS ViewerICS ViewerUser submitted
Corel Painter EssentialsCorel Painter EssentialsUser submitted
Corel PainterCorel PainterUser submitted
ADLFormsADLFormsUser submitted
Hunmin Word XPHunmin Word XPUser submitted
Creo Elements/ProCreo Elements/ProUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted

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