File Extension Library

.CSM File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: 3D Image Files

What are .CSM files and how to open them?

Can't open .CSM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CSM file.

What is a .CSM file extension?

.CSM file extension is created by Autodesk. .CSM has been classified as 3D Image Files.

.CSM is Character Studio Marker File

ASCII text file that contains position markers for a 3D character; used by Character Studio, a biped animation tool included with Autodesk's 3ds Max program; saves the position of the biped in the software's motion capture buffer.

Limb rotation data is not stored in CSM files, but is saved related .BVH files.

List of all softwares that can open the Character Studio Marker File
Autodesk 3ds Max 2018
File Type 2 Steam Game Backup File
Developer by: Valve Category: Backup Files

Backup file used by Steam, a digital distribution service used to access games and software; contains the backup data of a game played with Steam; similar to a .CSD and .SIS file.

To restore a CSM backup file, select Steam → Backup and Restore Games... and choose the file. The CSM file is located with other CSD and SIS backup files in the appropriate game folder in the "Steam Backups" folder.

List of all softwares that can open the Steam Game Backup File
Valve Steam

How to fix problems with .CSM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CSM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CSM file format
  2. You need to check the .CSM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)