.PTM File Extension

File Type:
MapPoint Map File

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

What is a PTM file?

Ptm file extension has MapPoint Map file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

MapPoint is a business-oriented mapping application. Map files generated by this software are saved with the .PTM extension. They contain information about business and travel routes, sales regions, etc. The format allows referencing data in MS Office files. This format is used by multiple versions of MapPoint software since the release of MapPoint 2000.

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

ptm file icon
File Type:
MapPoint Map File
GIS Files

How to open PTM file?

Double click the ptm 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 .ptm 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 ptm 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 ptm 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 PTM files

  • Windows Windows
    • Microsoft MapPoint Microsoft MapPoint

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

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