What is a .RMI File And How To Open It (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .rmi extension. 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 .rmi file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .RMI file?

The .RMI file extension is from RMID MIDI File. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .rmi file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .RMI file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Windows Media Player, Apple QuickTime Player, Nullsoft Winamp and VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RMI 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 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 Microsoft Windows Media Player software 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 .RMI file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Apple QuickTime Player and VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RMI 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .RMI file on Linux

To open the .rmi file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .RMI 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: 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 VideoLAN VLC media player 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 .RMI file?

If you are still unable to open the .RMI file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RMI file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .rmj – RealNetworks, .rml – Autodesk, .rml – Elixir Technology, .rml – LG Electronics, .rmm – RealNetworks. 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 .RMI file with the Microsoft Windows Media Player, Apple QuickTime Player, Nullsoft Winamp, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, VideoLAN VLC media player, Apple QuickTime Player programs on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.