What is a .ELM File And How To Open It – Eternal Lands (Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .elm extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .elm file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .ELM file?

The .ELM file extension is from Eternal Lands Map File. This file extension belongs to the developer Eternal Lands. This game related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .elm file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .ELM file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .ELM file on various operating systems.

How to open a .ELM file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .elm file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Eternal Lands software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Eternal Lands.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ELM file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Eternal Lands software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .ELM file on Mac

To open the .elm file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Eternal Lands software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Eternal Lands.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .ELM file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Eternal Lands software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .ELM file on Linux

The .elm file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Eternal Lands software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Eternal Lands.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .ELM file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Eternal Lands software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .ELM file?

If you cannot open the .ELM file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .ELM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .elm – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .ELM file with the Eternal Lands program on Windows, Eternal Lands program on Mac and Eternal Lands software on Linux.