.PM File Extension

File Type:
Perl Module

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

What is a PM file?

Pm file extension has Perl Module file type, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

Typically referenced and applied by various Perl programs, the module provides different Perl functions. The file usually contains object-oriented or traditional Perl functionality.

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

pm file icon
File Type:
Perl Module
Developer Files

How to open PM file?

Double click the pm 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 .pm 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 pm 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 pm 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 PM files

  • Windows Windows
    • Viewer Plus Viewer Plus
    • Perl Express Perl Express
    • Open Perl IDE Open Perl IDE
    • Solutionsoft Perl Builder Solutionsoft Perl Builder
    • Use and compile with Perl Use and compile with Perl
    • Edit with a text editor Edit with a text editor
  • MacOS MacOS
    • MacroMates TextMate MacroMates TextMate
    • Bare Bones BBEdit Bare Bones BBEdit
    • Bare Bones TextWrangler Bare Bones TextWrangler
    • Use and compile with Perl Use and compile with Perl
    • Edit with a text editor Edit with a text editor
  • Linux Linux
    • Use and compile with Perl Use and compile with Perl
    • Edit with a text editor Edit with a text editor

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 pm file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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