The File Extensions Database


.ZXM File Extension

  • Developer by: ZX-Modules
  • Category: Bitmap image Files

What is an .ZXM file?

.ZXM is ZX-Paintbrush map image

Files with zxm file extension are related to the ZX-Paintbrush, a software for Microsoft Windows operating system that allows users to create bitmap graphics for ZX Spectrum 8-bit computers.

The zxm file stores map image created in the ZX-Paintbrush.


How to open:

Use ZX-Paintbrush to open *.zxm files.

How to convert:

There is no specific information in the database, about how to convert this file extension. For general information try to look at:Basic info how to convert bitmap files

How to solve problems with ZXM files

  • Associate the ZXM file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ZXM file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ZXM files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ZXM file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ZXM is ZX-Paintbrush map image. Because only the current version supports the latest ZXM file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the ZX-Modules manufacturer website after an available .ZXM is ZX-Paintbrush map image update.
  • To make sure that your ZXM file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.