.CMAP File Extension

File Type:
CmapTools Concept Map File

Having trouble opening .cmap extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cmap files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cmap files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CMAP file?

Cmap file extension has CmapTools Concept Map file type, developed by IHMC, which is associated with the "data files" category.

IHMC CmapTools is a program for building concept maps. Diagram files created with it are saved in files with this extension. In a CMAP file, you will find a diagram with visualization elements like block, arrows, and text. CmapTools is often used for brainstorming to capture ideas and save good thoughts. CMAP files can be used to share ideas with members of the team.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cmap file icon
File Type:
CmapTools Concept Map File
Data Files

How to open CMAP file?

Double click the cmap file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cmap extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cmap extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cmap file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CMAP files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cmap file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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