VSM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.vsm - VisSim Simulation Model

The VSM data files are related to VisSim. The VSM file is a VisSim Simulation Model. VisSim is a visual block diagram language for simulation of dynamical systems and model based design of embedded systems.

Data files
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VisSim Simulation Model related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .vsm file extension. Even harmful programs can create .vsm files. Be especially cautious with .vsm files coming from an unknown source!

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

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

bsm, csm, dsm, fsm, gsm, sm, svm, vcm, vem, vm, vms, vqm, vs, vsh, vsk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GoldSim Model
Hamamatsu NanoZoomer VMS Index
VivoSense Data
Meta Media Video E-Mail
Microsoft Visio Library
VAMAS ISO14976 Data

Operating systems

DataTypes.net currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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