What is a .TMPROJECT File And How To Open It – MacroMates (Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .tmproject extension, but you have never seen this extension before? 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 .tmproject file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .TMPROJECT file?

The .TMPROJECT file extension stands for TextMate Project. It was developed by MacroMates. The format of this file is xml, and it is a development related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .TMPROJECT file?

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

How to open a .TMPROJECT file on Mac

The .tmproject file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TMPROJECT 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: 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 MacroMates TextMate software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .TMPROJECT file?

If you cannot open the .TMPROJECT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TMPROJECT file.tmr – Comfort Software Group, .tmr – Apimac Intuitive Software, .tms – Telemate, .tmtheme – MacroMates, .tmv – LexisNexis. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .TMPROJECT file with the MacroMates TextMate program on Mac.