EGM File Extension

EGM file icon
Enigmo Custom Game Format
  • Developer
    Pangea
  • Popularity
    3 (3 votes)

What is EGM file?

EGM is a file extension commonly associated with Enigmo Custom Game Format files. Enigmo Custom Game Format format was developed by Pangea. EGM file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. EGM file format, along with 1248 other file formats, belongs to the Game Files category. Enigmo supports EGM files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Pangea Software, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theEnigmo software, but also about EGM and other supported file formats.

Programs which support EGM file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open EGM files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. Files with EGM 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 EGM file

Windows Windows
MAC OS MAC OS

How to open file with EGM extension?

Being unable to open files with EGM extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with EGM extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with EGM files.

Step 1. Get the Enigmo

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports EGM files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Enigmo and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Enigmo installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Pangea Software, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Enigmo

You still cannot access EGM files although Enigmo is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why EGM files are not compatible with Enigmo. The most recent version of Enigmo is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open EGM files to Enigmo

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate EGM files with latest version of Enigmo you have installed 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 EGM file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Enigmo is installed, check the Always use this app to open EGM files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the EGM file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with EGM extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the EGM for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper EGM file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Verify that the EGM in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the EGM is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the EGM file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. EGM file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the EGM file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 EGM extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Enigmo Custom Game Format file.

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

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support EGM files. Close all running programs and try opening the EGM file.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Enigmo Custom Game Format files. It may be the case that the EGM files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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