File Extension Library

.VMF File Extension

  • Developer by: Valve
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: XML

What are .VMF files and how to open them?

Can't open .VMF 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 .VMF file.

What is a .VMF file extension?

.VMF file extension is created by Valve. .VMF has been classified as Game Files. The format of .VMF file is XML.

.VMF is Valve Map File

Game level or map file created with the Valve Hammer Editor version 4 or later; used for creating custom levels for Half-Life, a first-person shooter game; stores level information in an XML-style format.

Previous versions of Valve Hammer Editor saved custom levels as .MAP files.

List of all softwares that can open the Valve Map File
Valve Hammer Editor
File Type 2 Covox Speech Thing Sample
Category: Audio Files

8-bit audio sample format used by Covox Speech Thing (the Covox Plug) and Voice Master; worked with an external audio output device made by Covox in the late 1980s and a newer device called the Disney Sound Source in the early 1990s.

File Type 3 Vocaltec Media File
Category: Audio Files

Audio format used for transferring audio over the Internet, such as Internet Phone applications; encoded using the Internet Wave encoder

How to fix problems with .VMF files

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