What is a .RMSKIN File And How To Open It – The Rainmeter Team

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .rmskin extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .rmskin file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .RMSKIN file?

The file extension .RMSKIN is from Rainmeter Skin File.This file extension was developed by The Rainmeter Team. This settings related file is in zip format.

What to know

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

How to open a .RMSKIN file?

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

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

The .rmskin file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Rainmeter software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Rainmeter.

Step 2

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

Still cannot open the .RMSKIN file?

If you cannot open the .RMSKIN file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .RMSKIN file.rmt – Router Firmware File, .rmt – Radek Sterba, .rmuf – Alpha Software, .rmv – Radical Entertainment, .rmvb – RealNetworks. 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 .RMSKIN file with the Rainmeter program on Windows.