File Extension Library

.HTM File Extension

  • Category: Web Files
  • Format: Text

What are .HTM files and how to open them?

Can't open .HTM 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 .HTM file.

What is a .HTM file extension?

.HTM file extension has been classified as Web Files. The format of .HTM file is Text

.HTM is Hypertext Markup Language File

An HTM file is an HTML web page used by web browsers, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. It is used to display and format text and images in a web browser. HTM files contain markup code in a plain text format.

HTM files serve the exact same purpose as .HTML files. The ".htm" extension arose with the use of Microsoft web development software, such as FrontPage, SharePoint Designer, and Expression Web.

HTM files are much less commonly seen than HTML files.

List of all softwares that can open the Hypertext Markup Language File
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2019
Adobe ColdFusion Builder
Microsoft Visual Web Developer
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
Microsoft Notepad
Apple Safari
Mozilla Firefox
Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2019
Adobe ColdFusion Builder
Any text editor
File Viewer for Android

How to fix problems with .HTM files

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