What is a .ZM9 File And How To Open It – Check Point Software Technologies (Easy Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .zm9 extension. 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 .zm9 file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .ZM9 file?

The .ZM9 file extension comes from ZoneAlarm MailSafe Renamed Zip File. The development of this file was done by Check Point Software Technologies. This miscellaneous file is in zip format.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .zm9 file on 1 platform.

How to open a .ZM9 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .ZM9 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .ZM9 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .zm9 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Corel WinZip software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is ZoneAlarm Pro Firewall and Corel WinZip.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ZM9 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Corel WinZip software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .ZM9 file?

If you cannot open the .ZM9 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .ZM9 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .zma – Impedance File, .zmap – Konami, .zmc – Check Point Software Technologies, .zml – Zoomorama, .zmv – ZSNES. 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 .ZM9 file with the Corel WinZip, ZoneAlarm Pro Firewall programs on Windows.