WEBM file format description
Many people share .webm files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .webm file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .webm files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.webm - WebM Video
The WEBM video files are related to WebM Player. WEBM file is a WebM Video. WebM is a new open standard for compressed Video Content.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .webm file extension. Even harmful programs can create .webm files. Be especially cautious with .webm files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .webm 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 .webm file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ebm, wbm, web, wem
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Wwise Encoded Media
- EXTRA! Basic Macro
- FWEB Source Code
- WinBatch Macro
- Webmin Module
- Likno Web Button Maker Data
DataTypes.net 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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