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Details of extension .tfm

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

TeX Font Metric

The TFM file is a TeX Font Metric. It is a compact binary file that contains information about each character in a font, about combinations of characters within that font, and about the font as a whole.
Category: Font files
Application: teTeX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-tex-tfm
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Adobe Font Metrics
MS-DOS Code Page Information
Fontographer Font Project
Windows Bitmap Font
Postscript Type1 ASCII Font
Postscript Type1 Font Binary
TrueType Font
Font Definition Block
TeXnicCenter Project
FormTool Gold Form Document .tfm file icon

FormTool Gold Form Document

The TFM file is a FormTool Gold Form Document. FormTool Gold is a customized form maker software developed by BLOC Publishing.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: FormTool Gold
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

FFmpeg Video Stream
Adobe FrameMaker Document
MakeMusic Finale Template
GitHub Flavored Markdown Document
HFM.NET Configuration
rFactor Modification
Tableau Bookmark Data
TurboCAD Mac Drawing
LabVIEW Binary Measurement with XML Header

The .tfm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fm (1), trm (1), tm (1), tfl (1), tf (1), tdm (1), tbm (1), hfm (1), ftm (1), ttm (1), ffm (1), tmf (1), tgm (1), tfh (1), tem (1)

Can't open a .tfm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.tfm

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