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M2 file format description

Many people share .m2 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .m2 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .m2 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.m2 - World of Warcraft Model Object

The M2 game data files are related to World of Warcraft. M2 file is a World of Warcraft Model Object. World of Warcraft (WoW) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) created by Blizzard Entertainment.

World of Warcraft
Game Data files
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World of Warcraft Model Object related extensions:
Team Fortress 2 Population Data
HPL2 Script
Watch Dogs XBG Model
EA Compressed Game Archive
City of Heroes Data
Unity 3D Model Archive

Naturally, other applications may also use the .m2 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .m2 files. Be especially cautious with .m2 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .m2 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 .m2 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

mz, mq, mw, h2, j2, n2, me

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Mezzo Source Code
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Maple Standard Worksheet

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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