What is a .GM File And How To Open It – GameMonkey Script (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .gm extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .gm file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .GM file?

The .GM file extension stands for GameMonkey Script. This file extension was developed by GameMonkey Script. The format of this file is text, and it is a development related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gm file on 1 platform.

How to open a .GM file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Notepad software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GM 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 Microsoft Notepad software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .GM file?

If you are still unable to open the .GM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .GM file.gm – Microprose Software. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .GM file with the Microsoft Notepad program on Windows.