MET File

What are MET files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MET 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 MET file?

MET files have multiple uses, and eMule Partial Download is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

eMule Partial Download

The MET files are associated with the eMule and eDonkey2000 P2P file-sharing applications that allow users to share files over the Internet, including movie and music files and software applications.

When the eMule and eDonkey2000 applications store cached information, the cached files are saved using the .met file extension.

Both the eMule and eDonkey programs discontinued support after being threatened with legal action by the RIAA.

How to open MET files

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

Programs that open eMule Partial Download files


Last updated: January 17, 2023

All known file formats using extension .MET

While eMule Partial Download is a popular type of MET-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .MET file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

OmniPage Document

We know that one MET format is OmniPage Document. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

MET opener for Windows

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


More file formats using the MET extension

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

  • HEC-HMS Metereologic Model Configuration

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

easyMuleeasyMuleUser submitted
MaximizerMaximizerUser submitted
LibreOfficeLibreOfficeUser submitted
ETOSJXETOSJXUser submitted
TextBridge ProTextBridge ProUser submitted
VEGA DTM CollectionVEGA DTM CollectionUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Java Platform SEJava Platform SEUser submitted
SpatialAnalyzerSpatialAnalyzerUser submitted
MetrolFinder GUI ApplicationMetrolFinder GUI ApplicationUser submitted

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