DOCM File Extension

Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document File Type

Extension .docm
Developer Microsoft
Popularity 5.0 (2 Votes)
Mime Type application/vnd.ms-word.document.macroenabled.12
Default Program OpenOffice Writer
Category Text Files
Format Zip
Updated 6/1/2021


What is a DOCM File Extension?

DOCM file extension is created by Microsoft, also known as Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document. DOCM has been classified as Text Files. This file is saved during a zipped format. you will view the contents by unzipping it with a file decompression program. You can open DOCM files in OpenOffice Writer program.

Free DOCM File Online Tools & Apps

We have also the free online .DOCM (Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document) file extension apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to DOCM, merge, split and compare the DOCM files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.



DOCM Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document .DOCM File Extensions while opening the .DOCM files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open DOCM Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document on your system such as OpenOffice Writer.
  2. Associate default Openoffice Writer OpenOffice Writer program for *.docm (Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document) files.

    Associate DOCM Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.DOCM (e.g example.docm) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Openoffice Writer OpenOffice Writer program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .docm files.

    Associate DOCM Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.DOCM (e.g example.docm) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Openoffice Writer OpenOffice Writer program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .OpenOffice Writer extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

Related DOCM File Extensions

DOCM default file extension is .DOCM and other similer related extensions are:



All Platform Software Programs for DOCM File Extension

List of all softwares that can open the DOCM files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.

Microsoft Windows logo image Open DOCM File on Windows

Software License Developer
AbiSource AbiWord image. AbiSource AbiWord 3 for Windows  Open abisource website. Open Source AbiSource
Microsoft Office image. Microsoft Office 2019 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Ability Office image. Ability Office 6 for Windows  Open ability website. Commercial Ability
Adobe RoboHelp image. Adobe RoboHelp 2019 for Windows  Open adobe website. Commercial Adobe
IMSI TurboPDF image. IMSI TurboPDF 7 for Windows  Open imsi website. Commercial IMSI
Microsoft Word image. Microsoft Word 365 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Corel WordPerfect image. Corel WordPerfect 2020 for Windows  Open corel website. Commercial Corel
Microsoft Works image. Microsoft Works 9 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DOCM File on Mac OS

Software License Developer
Planamesa NeoOffice image. Planamesa NeoOffice 2017 for MacOs  Open planamesa website. Commercial Planamesa
Microsoft Office image. Microsoft Office 2019 for MacOs  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Adobe RoboHelp image. Adobe RoboHelp 2019 for MacOs  Open adobe website. Commercial Adobe
Microsoft Word image. Microsoft Word 365 for MacOs  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Microsoft Word for Mac image. Microsoft Word for Mac 2019 for MacOs  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DOCM file on Linux

Software License Developer
AbiSource AbiWord image. AbiSource AbiWord 3 for Linux  Open abisource website. Open Source AbiSource
OpenOffice Writer image. OpenOffice Writer 000 for Linux  Open openoffice writer website. Free OpenOffice Writer

Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DOCM file on Web

Software License Developer

iOS logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DOCM file on iOS

Software License Developer
MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro image. MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro 8 for iOS  Open mobisystems website. Commercial MobiSystems

Android logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen DOCM file on Android

Software License Developer
MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro image. MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro 8 for Android  Open mobisystems website. Commercial MobiSystems

About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

DOCM file extension icon image.About DOCM - Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document

FileProInfo is to help you understand about the Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document with *.DOCM suffix, and provide the complete detail as how to open, edit, convert, merge, split and compare it with other related software programs, software download links and free online apps and tools.

Our professional team members at FileProInfo have been individually researched and verified the details for DOCM. We want to be 100% accurate and publish the information about file formats, tools, apps and software programs that we have tested and validated.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page for DOCM, please let us know.

Updated 6/1/2021




About FileProInfo

It's all about files and software programs. We provide you the precise details, easy navigation and advance searching.
Read more...




Browse Extensions Alphabetically
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z