WEBMfile extension

WebM Video

Have trouble opening the .webm extension? Don't panic! This page explains webm files and suggests programs you may use to open webm files. You can download these programs through this page!

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What is WEBM file?

A WEBM file is a format for saving and playing video files. It is open source and 100% free for commercial and non-commercial applications. Thanks to this format, you can easily share videos online. WebM uses a container structure and stores audio and video data. Video and sound are compressed using codecs, and as a result, the file does not take up much space.

More information

WebM is an open, innovative, and accessible file format. It saves videos in high quality and is optimized for web pages. The main advantages of the WebM format are its low computational footprint for playback on any device, including low-power netbooks, PDAs, tablets, and more. This means that you will be able to play videos with the highest quality on all your devices, even with weak Internet. This format is straightforward to use. It uses minimal codec profiles and sub-options, so you can encode a format in a few clicks.

You can open the WEBM format in any browser using the controls on the screen. However, if your browser does not support this file format, you can download the free WebM plugin. It is quite simple to download it in all browsers, and it will help you open the file. In offline mode, the WEBM file can be played in VideoLAN VLC media player, File Viewer Plus, or Eltima Elmedia Player.

You can convert a WEBM file in the VideoLAN VLC player. There are also special format converters. For example, HandBrake and Miro Video Converter can convert WEBM files to other video formats. For example, in MP4, TS, and ASF.


How to open WEBM file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the webm extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Download Solution

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the webm file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the webm file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open WEBM files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your webm file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.