The File Extensions Database


.ANM File Extension

  • Category: 3D Image Files

What is an .ANM file?

.ANM is 3D Animation File

Contains detailed instructions for a 3D animation; typically references one or more 3D object files which are animated using the directives in the ANM file; used by several older video games as well as newer ones, such as those built for the Crytek CryENGINE.

Programs that open 3D Animation File
Windows
Crytek CryENGINE SDK

How to solve problems with ANM files

  • Associate the ANM file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ANM file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ANM files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ANM file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ANM is 3D Animation File. Because only the current version supports the latest ANM file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .ANM is 3D Animation File update.
  • To make sure that your ANM file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.