File Extension Library

.DLM File Extension

  • Developer by: Akamai
  • Category: Misc Files

What are .DLM files and how to open them?

Can't open .DLM 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 .DLM file.

What is a .DLM file extension?

.DLM file extension is created by Akamai. .DLM has been classified as Misc Files.

.DLM is Akamai Download Manager File

Incomplete file downloaded from the Internet using Akamai Download Manager; saved temporarily while the file is downloading; once the download finishes, the ".dlm" extension is replaced with file's original extension.

Akamai Download Manager (DLM) is typically used for large file downloads. It improves both the efficiency and reliability of the download process.

NOTE: If Akamai Download Manager does not automatically replace the ".dlm" extension with the correct extension, the file extension can be changed manually after the download has completed.

How to fix problems with .DLM files

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