File Extension Library


  • Developer by: VMWare
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .VMDK-CONVERTTMP file?

.VMDK-CONVERTTMP file extension is created by VMWare. .VMDK-CONVERTTMP has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .VMDK-CONVERTTMP file is Binary.

.VMDK-CONVERTTMP is VMWare Fusion Temporary File

File created by VMWare Fusion, a program used for running software virtual machines; saved within a .VMWAREVM package and contains temporary information for the virtual machine.

VMDK-CONVERTTMP files can be very large in size (hundreds of gigabytes) and therefore may consume large amounts of disk space. It is possible that you delete these files without corrupting your virtual machine. However, before performing any manual changes you should either 1) copy the virtual machine before deleting the VMDK-CONVERTTMP file to make sure it doesn't corrupt the VM, or 2) consult VMWare Fusion technical support.

List of all softwares that can open the VMWare Fusion Temporary File
VMware Fusion 10
VMware Fusion 10

How to Open .VMDK-CONVERTTMP file on different platforms

Open .VMDK-CONVERTTMP File on Windows

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


  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .VMDK-CONVERTTMP 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 .VMDK-CONVERTTMP File on Linux

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

Open .VMDK-CONVERTTMP File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .VMDK-CONVERTTMP 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 .VMDK-CONVERTTMP 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 .VMDK-CONVERTTMP files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .VMDK-CONVERTTMP files

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