The File Extensions Database


.MET File Extension

  • Developer by: eMule
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .MET file?

.MET is eMule Resource File

File used by eMule, a peer-to-peer online file sharing program; contains links to download resources and their servers; may store ed2k (eDonkey Network) server addresses, filenames, file sizes, hash sets, and statistics.

MET files are used to backup and store lists and histories of download locations so that downloads may continue at a later time.

Programs that open eMule Resource File
Windows
eMule
eMule Xtreme
aMule
Mac
aMule
Linux
aMule
File Type 2 Presentation Manager Metafile
Developer by: IBM Category: Raster Image Files Format: Binary

Metafile originally created by IBM's Presentation Manager, an OS/2 program used to create presentations; may contain both raster and vector graphics; used by Presentation Manager as well as other industry applications as a common metafile format.

While MET files were more popular in the 1990s, they are not commonly used anymore.

Programs that open Presentation Manager Metafile
Windows
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018
ACD Systems Canvas X 2019
Apache OpenOffice
Mac
Apache OpenOffice
Planamesa NeoOffice
Linux
Apache OpenOffice

How to solve problems with MET files

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