File Extension Library

.XZM File Extension

  • Developer by: Porteus Team
  • Category: Compressed Files

What is an .XZM file?

.XZM file extension is created by Porteus Team. .XZM has been classified as Compressed Files.

.XZM is Porteus Module

Module used by Porteus, a portable Linux operating system, to install and uninstall files; compressed similarly to .ZIP files and can contain multiple files and directories.

The XZM file is used by the Porteus Linux OS to store multiple files that can be installed and uninstalled into the Porteus directory structure by double-clicking the file. It uses the Lempel-Ziv-Markov chain algrotihm (LZMA2) to compress its file contents. One of the main advantages of the XZM file is that you can quickly install and uninstall files, which reduces the clutter of unused files.

NOTE: Porteus is a Linux OS designed to be lightweight and portable. It can be run from bootable storage media, such as a USB flash drive, hard drive, or CD.

List of all softwares that can open the Porteus Module

How to Open .XZM file on different platforms

Open .XZM File on Windows

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

Open .XZM File on Mac

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

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

Open .XZM File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .XZM files

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