File Extension Library


.VMZ File Extension

  • Developer by: Trimble Navigation Limited
  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .VMZ file?

.VMZ file extension is created by Trimble Navigation Limited. .VMZ has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.VMZ is Novapoint protected virtual map

The vmz file extension is related to the Novapoint, a design toolset and BIM solution for Microsoft Windows, developed by Trimble company.

The vmz file contains protected virtual map from this program.


How to open:

Use Novapoint to work with *.vmz files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .vmz file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .VMZ file on different platforms

Open .VMZ File on Windows

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

Open .VMZ File on Mac

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

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

Open .VMZ File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VMZ files

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