File Extension Library

.FORM File Extension

  • Developer by: Oracle
  • Category: Page Layout Files
  • Format: XML

What are .FORM files and how to open them?

Can't open .FORM 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 .FORM file.

What is a .FORM file extension?

.FORM file extension is created by Oracle. .FORM has been classified as Page Layout Files. The format of .FORM file is XML.

.FORM is NetBeans Java GUI Designer Form

Form created by NetBeans Swing GUI Builder, a tool for building Swing GUIs included in NetBeans IDE; contains placement of GUI components for Java Swing; each file is devoted to a Java class; when a component is added to the FORM file, a corresponding field is added in the connected class.

NOTE: When using the NetBeans Swing GUI Builder, the FORM files regenerate the portion of the .JAVA source files designed by the Builder, such as the appearance of buttons, overwriting any manual changes to the design of the files.

List of all softwares that can open the NetBeans Java GUI Designer Form
Oracle NetBeans
Oracle NetBeans
Oracle NetBeans
File Type 2 PreForm Job File
Developer by: Formlabs Category: Settings Files

A FORM file is a print job created by PreForm, a 3D printing program that prepares models for printing on a Formlabs printer. It contains model data from an .STL or .OBJ file imported in PreForm and includes print settings that specify how the model should be printed by a Formlabs printer.

FORM file open in Formlabs PreForm 2.12

FORM files are helpful for repeat print jobs since they allow you to save your printing settings. Instead of choosing the settings every time you print a model, you can use the FORM file to store the settings.

NOTE: If you ever encounter a problem with a Formlabs print job, it is important to have the FORM file you used in order to send it to Formlabs. They can analyze the file to determine the error(s) that occurred.

List of all softwares that can open the PreForm Job File
Formlabs PreForm
Formlabs PreForm

How to fix problems with .FORM files

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