File Extension Library

.XVM File Extension

  • Developer by: VMware
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .XVM file?

.XVM file extension is created by VMware. .XVM has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .XVM file is Text.

.XVM is VMware Console Configuration File

Settings file used by VMware virtualization software; contains connection information used for connecting to a remote VMware server; stores parameters such as the connection port, login options, and the remote .VMX file to load; used for starting remote console sessions.

List of all softwares that can open the VMware Console Configuration File
VMware Workstation 14 Pro
VMware Workstation 14 Pro

How to Open .XVM file on different platforms

Open .XVM File on Windows

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

Open .XVM File on Mac

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

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

Open .XVM File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .XVM files

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