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Details of extension .gbm

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .gbm file extension.

We'll explain what exactly a .gbm file format 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 .gbm files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too.

Let's see the 2 file formats associated with this file extension!


  1. Genie Backup Manager Archive
  2. Gameboy Map Builder Data

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Genie Backup Manager Archive

gbm file - Genie Backup Manager Archive
The GBM file belongs to the Archive category and works with Genie Backup Manager, being used as a Genie Backup Manager Archive. Genie Backup Manager (GBM) is a backup software for Microsoft Windows operating systems that can backup and restore the whole system. The developer is still actively supporting the Genie Backup Manager, likely. Our data shows that Genie Backup Manager uses 5 more file types.
Application: Genie Backup Manager
Program name: -
Category: Archive files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.c000 Genie Backup Manager Compressed Split Backup Archive
.n000 Genie Backup Manager Split Backup Archive
.gbp Genie Backup Manager Catalog

Gameboy Map Builder Data

gbm file - Gameboy Map Builder Data
The GBM file belongs to the Data category and works with Gameboy Map Builder, being used as a Gameboy Map Builder Data. Gameboy Map Builder is a map builder tool for Gameboy games. The developer is still actively supporting the Gameboy Map Builder, likely. Based on our current information, Gameboy Map Builder does not use other file types.
Application: Gameboy Map Builder
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.smf SkinMagic Toolkit Data
.dge Enterprise Test Server Declaration Generator File
.vdm VEDIT Macro Data
.tpl Phorum Template

The .gbm 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 .gbm extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .gbm file extension wrong?

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

.gfm GitHub Flavored Markdown Document
.gbh GigaBar Scheme Data
.bgm Basic4GL 3D Model
.gbn OASIS Montaj Binary Data
.vbm Veeam Backup Metadata File
.fbm CADfix Command Level Log

The .gbm extension is frequently misused

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

ggm (1), gbk (1), bgm (1), gfm (1), ybm (1), gb (1), rbm (1), gbn (1), hbm (1), gm (1)

Having trouble opening a .gbm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gbm

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 with 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