The File Extensions Database


.FM2 File Extension

  • Developer by: FCEUX project team
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .FM2 file?

.FM2 is FCEUX movie

The fm2 file extension is related to FCEUX program and used for its movie files. The file format is unique to FCEUX and not compatible with other movie recording versions of FCE Ultra.

Movie files from other versions (.fcm) can be converted to *.fm2 for playback with the .fcm to .fm2 converter.


How to open:

Use FCEUX to open *.fm2 movie files.

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.fm2 files to other formats.

How to solve problems with FM2 files

  • Associate the FM2 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any FM2 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.FM2 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the FM2 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 .FM2 is FCEUX movie. Because only the current version supports the latest FM2 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the FCEUX project team manufacturer website after an available .FM2 is FCEUX movie update.
  • To make sure that your FM2 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.