>> SHM file

SHM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.shm - Siebel Server Shared Memory File

The SHM data files are related to Siebel. SHM file is a Siebel Server Shared Memory File. Siebel is an application for Customer Relationship Management.

Data files
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Siebel Server Shared Memory File related extensions:
Siebel EIM Interface Configuration
Siebel Report Object Design
Siebel Report Object Instance
Siebel Report Object Library
Siebel Report Object Variable
Siebel Report Object Executable

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

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

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

shl, sbm, whm, chm, sum, snm, smh, shn, shk, sh, hsm, ehm, sym, stm, smm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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