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Details of extension .nmk

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .nmk file?
  • Which program can create the .nmk file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .nmk format?
  • What can convert .nmk files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .nmk extension?
NMake Makefile .nmk file icon

NMake Makefile

The NMK file is an NMake Makefile. The Microsoft Program Maintenance Utility (NMAKE.EXE) is a tool that builds projects based on commands contained in a description file.
Category: Development files
Program name: nmake.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Assembly Source Code
C Source Code
C++ Source Code
Visual C++ Dialog
Fortran Source Code
C Header File
Microsoft Visual Studio Workspace Options
Modula-3 Source Code
Pascal/Delphi Source Code

Other types of files may also use the .nmk file extension. If you have helpful information about .nmk extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

WindLDR Bookmarks File
Game Maker 7.x Data
Hallmark Card Studio Document
JX Makefile
GNU Makefile
MACSIMUS Metamake Data
My Notes Keeper Notebook
Nunjucks Template
NUKE Script

The .nmk filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

nlk (1), nk (1), mnk (1), mk (1), hmk (1), bmk (1), nmu (1), nmm (1), nm (1), nkm (1), njk (1), mmk (1), jmk (1), gmk (1), nmo (1)

Can't open a .nmk file?

If you want to open a .nmk file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .nmk association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nmk

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android