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Details of extension .wms

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

Windows Media Player Skin .wms file icon

Windows Media Player Skin

WMS file is a Windows Media Player Skin. WMS is just an XML file and can be edited or created with any text editing software.
Category: Multimedia files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-ms-wms
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Windows Media Player Compressed Skin
CrystalPlayer Skin

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Windows Media Player Compressed Skin
602Tab Workbook
Amiga Diskmasher Disk Image
eMachineShop Data
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Script
Lotus 123 Spreadsheet
My Phone Explorer SMS
Windows Media Redirector
Windows Media Encoder Session Profile

The .wms filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wmz (16), wls (9), ws (9), ms (7), dms (7), ems (7), ams (6), sms (6), wmx (6), wsm (4), wme (4), mws (4), wks (3), wmw (2), wmc (2)

Can't open a .wms file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wms

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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