What is a .TMD File And How To Open It – Nintendo (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .tmd extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .tmd file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .TMD file?

The .TMD file extension is Nintendo Title Metadata File. The developer of this file extension is Nintendo. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .TMD file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .TMD file on various operating systems.

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TMD 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Citra software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TMD file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TMD 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Citra software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .TMD file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tmd file on Linux.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TMD 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 Citra 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 .TMD file?

If you are still unable to open the .TMD file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .TMD file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .tmd – SoftMaker Software, .tmd – Oracle. 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 .TMD file with the Citra program on Windows, Citra program on Mac and Citra software on Linux.