PFM File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a PFM file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PFM files.

What is a PFM file?

A .PFM file is an Adobe Printer Font Metrics file. Through our analysis of PFM files, we know that one use of the format is Adobe Printer Font Metrics. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open PFM files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension PFM for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .PFM

While Adobe Printer Font Metrics is a popular type of PFM-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .PFM extension.

The PFM file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a PFM opener may not be able to open all kinds of PFM files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited PFM viewer.

Cimatron Drawing

Through our analysis of PFM files, we know that one use of the format is Cimatron Drawing. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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

Portable Float Map bitmap

Through our analysis of PFM files, we know that one use of the format is Portable Float Map bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Adobe Type ManagerAdobe Type ManagerUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Adobe Type Manager for NTAdobe Type Manager for NTUser submitted
Adobe Type Manager Deluxe for NTAdobe Type Manager Deluxe for NTUser submitted
MysticThumbsMysticThumbsUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo Commander FREEAshampoo Photo Commander FREEUser submitted
BS PictureBS PictureUser submitted
Hanes T-ShirtMaker All VersionsHanes T-ShirtMaker All VersionsUser submitted
Adobe Type Manager DeluxeAdobe Type Manager DeluxeUser submitted
Hanes T-ShirtMakerHanes T-ShirtMakerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PFM-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with PFM-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!