What is a .QML File And How To Open It – Digia (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .qml extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .qml file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .QML file?

The file extension .QML comes from QT Meta Language File. The creator of this file extension is Digia. This development related file is in text format.

What to know

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

How to open a .QML file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Digia Qt SDK software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Digia Qt SDK software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .QML 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 Digia Qt SDK software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .QML file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Digia Qt SDK software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Digia Qt SDK software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .QML 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: 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 Digia Qt SDK software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .QML file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Digia Qt SDK software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Digia Qt SDK software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .QML 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: 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 Digia Qt SDK software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .QML file?

If you cannot open the .QML file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .QML file.qmtf – Intuit, .qpb – Intuit, .qpf – Altera, .qpf – Klumbu, .qpf – Act-3D. 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 .QML file with the Digia Qt SDK program on Windows, Digia Qt SDK program on Mac and Digia Qt SDK software on Linux.