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M4 File

What are M4 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a M4 file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your M4 files.

What is a M4 file?

A .M4 file is a M4 Preprocessor / Macro Source file.

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 M4 files

Important: Different programs may use files with the M4 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your M4 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested four different M4 openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: September 2, 2014

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of M4 files. Remember, different programs may use M4 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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