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MER file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mer - Data Interchange Format

The MER document files are related to FileMaker Pro. The MER file is a Data Interchange Format document. It is a file type that is a special CSV file type export option by Filemaker Pro (6 and earlier) that contains field names (a straight csv export by Filemaker Pro for some reason doesn't include field names).

FileMaker Pro
Document files
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Data Interchange Format related extensions:
Microsoft Write Document
Comma-Delimited ASCII Text
OpenDocument Spreadsheet Template
Microsoft Visio Diagram XML
Irrlicht 3D Static Mesh
Comic Life v1.2 Document

.mer - FactoryTalk View Studio Runtime Application

The MER development files are related to FactoryTalk View Studio. The MER file is a FactoryTalk View Studio Runtime Application. FactoryTalk View is a Windows-based application suite, produced by Rockwell Software, which simplifies the creation of graphic human-machine interfaces (HMI), such as operator interface solutions, to monitor and control machines and small processes.

FactoryTalk View Studio
Development files
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FactoryTalk View Studio Runtime Application related extensions:
Visual FoxPro Class Library
Visual Basic User Control Text
Visual Basic Designer Binary Data
Visual Basic Designer Data
Visual FoxPro Report Memo
Shockwave Flash Component Data

.mer - Corel WordPerfect Macro Editor Resident Area

The MER data files are related to Corel WordPerfect. The MER file is a Corel WordPerfect Macro Editor Resident Area. Corel WordPerfect is a word processing application.

Corel WordPerfect
Data files
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Corel WordPerfect Macro Editor Resident Area related extensions:
Micrografx Picture Publisher 8 Print Style Data
CrystalMaker 7-9 Molecule Data
Cheyenne AntiVirus Temporary Data
FileBoss Drop Zones Information
IntelliVIEW Designer Layout
EULANDA ERP System Report Template

.mer - RSView Development Runtime

The MER other files are related to RSView. The MER file is an RSView Development Runtime. Rockwell RSView is a client application for building user interfaces to control systems.

Other files
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RSView Development Runtime related extensions:
RSView Development Project

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

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

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

emr, er, ker, ler, m3r, mdr, me, med, mef, meg, met, mfr, mr, mre, mrr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

OctaMED Music Module
Autodesk Moldflow 3D Fill+Pack Restart File
Presentation Manager Metafile
FactoryTalk View Studio Development Application
Moldflow Result
ZX Spectrum Emulator Microdrive Cartridge Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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