What is a .GLM File And How To Open It – Raven Software

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .glm extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .glm file extension and how to open it.

What is a .GLM file?

The file extension .GLM stands for Ghoul 2 Model File. The creator of this file extension is Raven Software. The file is a 3D images related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .glm file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GLM file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .GLM file on various operating systems.

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .glm file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the CADSoftTools ABViewer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Blender and CADSoftTools ABViewer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GLM 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the CADSoftTools ABViewer software 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 .GLM file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .glm file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Blender software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Blender.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GLM file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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 Blender software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GLM file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .glm file on Linux.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GLM 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Blender software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GLM file?

If you are still unable to open the .GLM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .GLM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .glo – Adobe Systems, .global – Global Makefile, .glox – Microsoft, .gls – Babylon, .gls – GLScript. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .GLM file with the CADSoftTools ABViewer, Blender programs on Windows, Blender program on Mac and Blender software on Linux.