What is a .GNM File And How To Open It – The GNOME Project (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .gnm extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .gnm file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .GNM file?

The .GNM file extension is from Gnumeric Spreadsheet. The developer of this file extension is The GNOME Project. This spreadsheet related file is in xml format.

What to know

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

How to open a .GNM file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .GNM file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Gnumeric software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Gnumeric.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GNM 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: 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 Gnumeric software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GNM file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .gnm file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GNM 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Gnumeric software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

How to open a .GNM file on Android

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .gnm file on Android in simple steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .GNM file in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

You need to locate the Google Play Store and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

To open the file, you will need to download the Gnumeric software. Please search for it in the Google Play Store and install it. The other software that opens the .gnm file on Android is Gnumeric. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .GNM file?

If you are still unable to open the .GNM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .GNM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gno – GenoPro, .gnp – GNXAS, .gnp – JJ Ventrella, .gnumakefile – GNU, .gnumeric – The GNOME Project. 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 .GNM file with the Gnumeric program on Windows, Gnumeric software on Linux and Gnumeric software on Android.