File Extension Database

Open PMD File

PMD extension files can take on various formats for different applications.

Adobe Page Maker

In this paragraph, PMD files are used by Adobe PageMaker 7.0 to create simple publication documents such as newsletters, mailing labels, envelopes, and catalogs.

More about Adobe PageMaker

Adobe PageMaker is a discontinued desktop publishing software introduced in 1985 by the Aldus Corporation on the Apple Macintosh.

PageMaker development was replaced by InDesign.

The program allowed users to edit images, text, spreadsheets, graphics, and formatting within a document to give it the look and feel of various publication styles, such as magazines, newspapers, or books, in a professional and creative way.

PageMaker was supported by Windows and Apple, but most updates and new versions were released for Mac first and then for Windows.

PageMaker documents saved as PMD files use Adobe Systems' PostScript page description language.

poser binary

In this case, PMD files are a type of 3D image file created by Poser Pro, a character modeling and animation program.

PMD files save the morphs, or altered positions, of a character in binary format.

Similarly, PMD files are used to save gestures, motion states, and other character positions.


A PMD file, sometimes PMDX, is a spreadsheet file created by PlanMaker, a spreadsheet program included with Softmaker Office.

The PMD and PMDX stores data in cells arranged in a grid of rows and columns.

PMD files also support cell, formula, chart, and multiple sheet formatting.

PMD files are saved in a proprietary format and are the main file type associated with PlanMaker, a Microsoft Excel-like spreadsheet application that is included with Microsoft Office.

PMD files are used similar to how XLS and XLSX files are used, in the case of PMDX, in Microsoft Excel.

A PMD file is created to store a spreadsheet and can be closed and reopened for further editing.

PMD files have been superseded by PMDX files, which were used to store spreadsheets in earlier versions of PlanMaker, however recent versions of PlanMaker can open a PMD.


In the latter case, the PMD file is a 3D model used by MikuMikuDance, a dance animation program originally created in Japanese, however it has been translated into other languages.

The PMD file contains a 3D mesh for models, dancers, characters, and other props that can be textured and animated with the MikuMikuDance tools.

The PMD is used to store different models of dancers.

PMD files have morphs that can alter different aspects of a model's appearance, such as component color, model bone positioning, and model transparency.

Software to open and work with a PMD file

Due to the great diversity of formats that a PMD file can acquire, it is necessary to determine with certainty the type of format of the PMD that you have at hand, to then establish the software package, from the list below, to open and work with.

How to Open PMD File on Windows

How to Open PMD File on Mac OS

How to Open PMD File on Android

If you downloaded a PMD file on Android device you can open it by following steps below:

How to Open PMD File on iPhone or iPad

To open PMD File on iOS device follow steps below:

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