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Details of extension .8bsm

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .8bsm file extension, which is related to Adobe Photoshop for Mac Selection Plug-in. We'll explain what exactly a .8bsm fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .8bsm files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the file format associated with this file extension!


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8bsm file - Adobe Photoshop for Mac Selection Plug-in

Adobe Photoshop for Mac Selection Plug-in

The 8BSM file is an Adobe Photoshop for Mac Selection Plug-in. Adobe Photoshop is a graphics editor published by Adobe Systems. It is the market leader for commercial image manipulation.
Category: Other files
Application: Adobe Photoshop
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.tpl Adobe Photoshop Tool Presets
.8bam Adobe Photoshop for Mac Plugin
.psa Adobe Photoshop Album Catalog
.lmbs Adobe Photoshop for Mac Filter

The .8bsm file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .8bsm extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .8bsm file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.8bem Adobe Photoshop for Mac Export Module
.bsm Bioshock Map Data
.8bs Adobe Photoshop Selection Plug-in
.8bxm Adobe Photoshop for Mac Accelerator Plug-in

The .8bsm extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .8bsm filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

8bem (1), bsm (1), 8bs (1), 8bxm (1)

Having trouble opening a .8bsm file?

If you want to open a .8bsm file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .8bsm association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.8bsm

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android