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.RMS File Extension

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File Type 1Secure Real Media File

DeveloperRealNetworks
Popularity
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CategoryVideo Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Secure media format that allows a variety of media formats to be encoded into a single secure container; similar to a standard Real Media (.RM) file, but supports digital rights management DRM, which prevents the file from being played on unauthorized computers or devices.

More Information

RMS files are created using the Helix DRM Packager, which generates a globally unique identifier (GUID), as well as a key for the secured file.

Programs that open RMS files
Windows
RealNetworks Real Media Player
Mac
RealNetworks Real Media Player
Linux
RealNetworks Real Media Player
Updated 4/8/2010

File Type 2Java Application Settings File

DeveloperOracle
Popularity
3.9 (11 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Preference file for a Java application; stores settings and configuration information related to the application; typically saves data in a structured database format.

More Information

RMS files typically have the same filename as the associated Java archive. For example, myprogram.jar may store configuration data in a file named myprogram.rms.

Programs that open RMS files
Windows
Oracle Java Virtual Machine
Mac
Oracle Java Virtual Machine
Linux
Oracle Java Virtual Machine
Updated 4/8/2010

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