PXM file format description
Many people share .pxm files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pxm file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pxm files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.pxm - Pixelmator Image
The PXM graphic files are related to Pixelmator. PXM file is a Pixelmator Brush File. Pixelmator is a graphic editor developed for Mac OS X. PXM format offers full support for Pixelmator features. For example, layers, type layers, masks, blending modes and opacity information is stored within the PXM file and is not lost when the document is saved.
.pxm - PCSX Captured Movie
The PXM video files are related to PCSX. PXM file is a PCSX Captured Movie. PCSX is a free and open-source video game console emulator which allows software designed to be used with the Sony PlayStation to run on personal computers.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .pxm file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pxm files. Be especially cautious with .pxm files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .pxm 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .pxm file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
pam, pcm, pdm, pm, pmx, psm, px, pxj, pxk, pxl, pxn, pzm, xm, xpm
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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