How to open VMU files
Did your computer fail to open a VMU file? We explain what VMU files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.
What is a VMU file?
VMU files are Hamamatsu Uncompressed Virtual Microscope Specimen files, which you can read more about below.
The VMU 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 VMU opener may not be able to open all kinds of VMU files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.
Hamamatsu Uncompressed Virtual Microscope Specimen
Through our analysis of VMU files, we know that one use of the format is Hamamatsu Uncompressed Virtual Microscope Specimen. 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.
VMU file openers, viewers, etc.
These apps are known to open certain types of VMU files. Remember, different programs may use VMU files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.