File Extension Library

.QVM File Extension

  • Developer by: Q
  • Category: System Files

What is an .QVM file?

.QVM file extension is created by Q. .QVM has been classified as System Files.

.QVM is Q Virtual Machine

Virtual machine used by Q, an operating system emulator built for Mac OS X; serves as a hard disk that can be loaded by the emulator, which allows Windows and Linux systems to run within Mac OS X.

NOTE: Q is no alonger developed or maintained.

File Type 2:

Quake 3 Virtual Machine File

Developer by: id Software Category: Game Files

Game data file loaded by the Quake III virtual machine (Q3VM); saved in an assembled file format and contains data used to load the game and manage the gameplay within Quake III.

Common QVM files include "cgame.qvm" and "ui.qvm."

List of all softwares that can open the Quake 3 Virtual Machine File
id Software Quake 3
id Software Quake 3

How to Open .QVM file on different platforms

Open .QVM File on Windows

  • Right-click a .QVM
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .QVM file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .QVM files" Press "Ok"

Open .QVM File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .QVM file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .QVM File on Linux

Right click on the .QVM file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .QVM File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .QVM file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .QVM File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .QVM files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .QVM files

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