What is a .NMAP File And How To Open It – NaviComputer (Easy Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .nmap extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .nmap file extension and how to open it.

What is a .NMAP file?

The file extension .NMAP stands for NaviComputer Map File. The creator of this file extension is NaviComputer. The format of this GIS software file is binary.

What to know

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

How to open a .NMAP file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .NMAP file on various operating systems.

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

To open the .nmap file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the NaviComputer software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .NMAP 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the NaviComputer 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 .NMAP file?

If you are still unable to open the .NMAP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .NMAP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .nmbtemplate – Apple, .nmc – ESRI, .nmea – National Marine Electronics Association, .nmf – ESRI, .nmind – NovaMind. 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 .NMAP file with the NaviComputer program on Windows.