DMT File Extension

DMT file icon
Delphi Menu Template Format
  • Developer
    Embarcadero Technologies
  • Popularity
    3.6 (3 votes)

What is DMT file?

DMT is a file extension commonly associated with Delphi Menu Template Format files. Embarcadero Technologies defined the Delphi Menu Template Format format standard. DMT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. DMT file format, along with 1087 other file formats, belongs to the Settings Files category. The most popular software that supports DMT files is Delphi. On the official website of Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theDelphi software, but also about DMT and other supported file formats.

Programs which support DMT file extension

Programs that can handle DMT files are as follows. Files with DMT extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support DMT file

Windows Windows

How to open file with DMT extension?

Problems with accessing DMT may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with DMT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install Delphi software

Problems with opening and working with DMT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DMT files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Delphi developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Delphi website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Delphi to the latest version

If you already have Delphi installed on your systems and DMT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Delphi cannot handle files with DMT may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Delphi should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Delphi Menu Template Format files with Delphi

If you have the latest version of Delphi installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DMT on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the DMT file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Delphi is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open DMT files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected DMT file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with DMT extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the DMT file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the DMT file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. The DMT may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the DMT is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the DMT file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the DMT file’s structure is intact

If the DMT file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with DMT extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Delphi Menu Template Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Delphi

If the systems has insufficient resources to open DMT files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Delphi Menu Template Format files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle DMT files.

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