>> P2M file

P2M file format description

Many people share .p2m files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .p2m file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .p2m files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.p2m - PhotoWorks Appearance File

The P2M data files are related to SolidWorks. P2M file is a PhotoWorks Appearance File. PhotoWorks is a raytrace rendering program created by Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corporation. It is a photorealistic rendering add-in of SolidWorks based part and assembly files.

Data files
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PhotoWorks Appearance File related extensions:
SolidWorks Assembly Template
SolidWorks Assembly Properties Template
SolidWorks Enterprise PDM Exported Vault Settings
SolidWorks Enterprise PDM Copied Log
SolidWorks Drawing Template
SolidWorks Drawing Properties Template

Naturally, other applications may also use the .p2m file extension. Even harmful programs can create .p2m files. Be especially cautious with .p2m files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .p2m 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 .p2m file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

p2, pwm, pm, p2k, pzm, pm2, pem

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Pic2 Image
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