The File Extensions Database

.CM5 File Extension

  • Developer by: Sci-Ed
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CM5 file?

.CM5 is Clone Manager File

Clone Manager molecule format used by Clone Manager, a program used for cloning simulation, enzyme operations, graphic map drawing; stores molecule name and size and sequence data; may also include description, notes, features, enzyme sites, and primer sites

NOTE: Users looking to exchange molecule data with other users should convert their CM5 files to the .CX5 format through Clone Manager.

Programs that open Clone Manager File
Sci-Ed Clone Manager
GSL Biotech SnapGene
Genome Compiler
GSL Biotech SnapGene
Genome Compiler

How to solve problems with CM5 files

  • Associate the CM5 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CM5 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CM5 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CM5 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 .CM5 is Clone Manager File. Because only the current version supports the latest CM5 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Sci-Ed manufacturer website after an available .CM5 is Clone Manager File update.
  • To make sure that your CM5 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.