Did your computer fail to open a WM file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .WM files.
What is a WM file?
A .WM file is a Windows Media file. Files that use the .wm file extension are most commonly associated with Windows Media files.
What else are .WM files used for?
While Windows Media file is a popular type of WM-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .WM extension.
The WM 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 WM opener may not be able to open all kinds of WM files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited WM viewer.
Working Model 2D data
Working Model is a motion simulation product, used to confirm product designs with powerful analytical tools.
Instead of creating physical prototypes, Working Model 2D can simulate the behavior of your product in software to see if it has flaws that need to be corrected before you put it into production.
The .WM files contain your project data.
Various WM file openers, viewers, etc.
These apps are known to open certain types of WM files. Remember, different programs may use WM files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.