>> GM8 file

GM8 file format description

Many people share .gm8 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gm8 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gm8 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gm8 - Game Maker 8 Data

The GM8 development files are related to GameMaker:Studio. GM8 file is a Game Maker 8 Data. Game Maker is a game development software application written by Mark Overmars in the Delphi programming language.

Development files
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .gm8 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gm8 files. Be especially cautious with .gm8 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .gm8 file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .gm8 file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

g8, tm8, gmi, gl8, m8, gm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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