File Extension Library

.DFM File Extension

  • Developer by: Sentel Advance
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .DFM file?

.DFM file extension is created by Sentel Advance. .DFM has been classified as Data Files.

.DFM is Midas ViewPoint Display Form

Form created by Midas ViewPoint, an object orientated audio-visual information display channel editor and player; used for controlling how information is displayed on screens; contains ViewPoint display objects and related display forms.

File Type 2 Delphi Form
Developer by: Embarcadero Technologies Category: Developer Files

Contains the properties of objects contained in a Borland Delphi form; may be saved in either binary or text format (chosen in the Environment Options); information from DFM files is loaded into the final executable (.EXE) file.

List of all softwares that can open the Delphi Form
File Viewer Plus
Embarcadero Delphi

How to Open .DFM file on different platforms

Open .DFM File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DFM
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DFM file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DFM files" Press "Ok"

Open .DFM File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DFM file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DFM File on Linux

Right click on the .DFM file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DFM File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DFM file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DFM File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DFM files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DFM files

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