File Extension WM

.WM File

File extension: WM
File type: A/V File


Notes about the WM file extension:



Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The WM file type is primarily associated with 'Windows Media' by Microsoft Corporation.

Detailed information for file extension WM:


Primary association: Windows Media
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Mime type: video/x-ms-wm

Other applications associated with file type WM:

  • Working Model (Motion Simulation) by MSC.SoftwareWorking Model is a motion simulation product. The .WM file extension has been changed to .WM2D in later versions in order to avoid conflict with Windows Media. This association is classified as CAD/CAM. The Mime types used with this association are: video/x-ms-wm. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 46 7A 7A 58 , ASCII: FzzX
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database




Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .WM

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: ASFFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video file, AppName: auto
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASFFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video file, AppName: Microsoft(R) Windows Media Player

ProgramID: ASFFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video file, AppName: Windows Media Player
EXEFile: mplayer2.exe

ProgramID: ASFFile, FileType: Windows Media Audio/Video file, AppName: Windows Media Player
EXEFile: wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: AshampooMediaPlayer.VideoFile, FileType: Ashampoo Media Player+ video file, AppName: Ashampoo Media Player+

ProgramID: SlowView WMA, AppName: SlowView
EXEFile: SlowView.exe

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\mplayer2.exe /Play %L

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\mplayer2.exe /prefetch:7 /Open %L

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /Open

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /Open %L

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /prefetch:7

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /prefetch:7 /Open

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /prefetch:7 /Open %L

ProgramID: module installation file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\HPCENT~1\137903\Shadow\SHMODI~1.EXE %1

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wm.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Real\RealOne Player\RealPlay.exe %1

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wm.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Real\RealPlayer\RealPlay.exe %1

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\WINDOW~1\wmplayer.exe /Open %L

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\DSPlayer\DSPlayer_v0.59.5_alpha.exe %1

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\JetAudio\JetAudio.exe %1

ProgramID: ACEMegaCoDecSPack.WindowsMediaFileS
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe %1 /open

ProgramID: mplayer-win32
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MPlayer\mplayer.exe -idx %1

ProgramID: ZPWMFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Zoom Player\zplayer.exe %L

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\NCH Swift Sound\WavePad\wavepad.exe %L

ProgramID: mplayerc.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\StormPlayer\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wm.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\RealPlayer\RealPlay.exe

ProgramID: ACEMegaCoDecSPack.WindowsMediaFileS
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\BSPlayer\bsplayer.exe /open

ProgramID: PDVDfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\CyberLink\PowerDVD\PowerDVD.exe

ProgramID: GomPlayer.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\GRETECH\GomPlayer\GOM.exe /open

ProgramID: BearShare.file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\BearShare Applications\BearShare\BearShare.exe

ProgramID: iMesh.file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\iMesh Applications\iMesh\iMesh.exe

ProgramID: ASFFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACE Mega CoDecS Pack\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: WMP11.AssocFile.ASF
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe /prefetch:7 /Open

ProgramID: ALShow.WM
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ESTsoft\ALShow\ALShow.exe

ProgramID: MediaJukebox.File
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\mjextman.exe /Play

ProgramID: mpcstar.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MpcStar\mpcstar.exe

ProgramID: ZPWMFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\K-Lite Codec Pack\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: GomPlayer.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\_Media\Players\GomPlayer\GOM.exe /open

ProgramID: qvodplayer.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QvodPlayer\QvodPlayer.exe -localfile

ProgramID: FantasyDVD Multimedia File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Combined Community Codec Pack\MPC\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: WMP11.AssocFile.ASF
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Media Player Classic\mplayerc.exe

ProgramID: stormplayer.wm
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\StormII\Storm.exe /play

ProgramID: RealPlayer.wm.6
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Dhamu\Download\RealPlay.exe


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