File Extension Library

.WFM File Extension

  • Developer by: Avid Technology
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .WFM file?

.WFM file extension is created by Avid Technology. .WFM has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .WFM file is Binary.

.WFM is Pro Tools Wave Cache File

File generated by Pro Tools, a professional audio recording, editing, and mixing application; saves waveform information that Pro Tools has calculated for audio files; enables Pro Tools to display a preview of the waveform in the software.

WFM files act as a cache so that Pro Tools doesn't have to recalculate the audio form information each time a session is opened. WFM files are stored with Pro Tools session files (.PTX or .PTF).

List of all softwares that can open the Pro Tools Wave Cache File
Avid Pro Tools
Avid Pro Tools
File Type 2:

Tektronix Waveform Data File

Developer by: Tektronix Category: Data Files Format: Binary

Data file created by Tektronix oscilloscopes and logic analyzers, which are used to test electronic circuits and signal voltages; saves the signal information as well as the display information on the device's display; used for creating time versus voltage graphs.

WFM files can be opened using WaveStar software and can be converted to other standard formats using the Tektronix Windows Oscilloscope WFM Converter. For example, WFM files are sometimes converted to .CSV or tab-delimited text files and then imported into a scientific analysis application such as MATLAB.

List of all softwares that can open the Tektronix Waveform Data File
Tektronix WaveStar
Tektronix Windows Oscilloscope WFM Converter
File Type 3:

dBASE Form

Developer by: dataBased Intelligence Category: Data Files

Form used for entering and modifying data in a dBASE database

List of all softwares that can open the dBASE Form

How to Open .WFM file on different platforms

Open .WFM File on Windows

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

Open .WFM File on Mac

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

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

Open .WFM File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .WFM files

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