.M2 File Extension

Blizzard Entertainment
File Type:
World or Warcraft Model Object

Having trouble opening .m2 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what m2 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open m2 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a M2 file?

M2 file extension has World or Warcraft Model Object file type, developed by Blizzard Entertainment, which is associated with the "game files" category.

World of Warcraft is a popular MMO in the role-playing genre. It uses this three-dimensional model format. M2 files define the appearance of textures, vertices, materials, faces, and animation options of a single model. These files are used for player models, creatures, and decoration objects in-game. Each M2 files contain a global vertex list, global bounding units, global texture list, level of detail settings, visual effects, global sequences, and a skeleton. 

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

m2 file icon
Blizzard Entertainment
File Type:
World or Warcraft Model Object
Game Files

How to open M2 file?

Double click the m2 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 .m2 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 m2 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

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 m2 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 M2 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 m2 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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