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File Type 1StepMania Song File

DeveloperStepMania
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CategoryGame Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

Definition

Song file format used by StepMania, a dance and rhythm game that supports dance pad input; includes song information and references to music and image files; may be used for dance, pump, beat, and guitar songs.

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SM files are saved in a text format and include several lines that begin with "#" followed by a specific tag. Examples of tags include TITLE, ARTIST, BACKGROUND, MUSIC, and BPMS. Each tag is followed by a value, such as a name, number, or filename.

Program(s) that open .SM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
StepMania
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
StepMania
Linux LogoLinux
StepMania
Updated 10/27/2009

File Type 2SMath Studio Document

DeveloperSMath
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CategoryData Files
FormatXML

XML

This file is saved in an XML format. You can view the XML structure and contents of the file in a text editor.

Definition

File created by SMath Studio, a math program with a paper-like interface; may contain mathematical equations, plain text, and graphs; allows the equations to be evaluated within the document.

Program(s) that open .SM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
SMath Studio
Updated 11/28/2012

File Type 3Space Engine 3D Mesh File

DeveloperSpace Engine
Popularity
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Category3D Image Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

3D model created by Space Engine, a freeware 3D space simulation program; contains a spacecraft model referenced during the simulation; similar to .CMOD files; can be customized.

More Information

To import your model from the 3D Editor in Space Engine:

  1. Save your model as an .OBJ file.
  2. Place the OBJ file in the data\models\spacecrafts\modelname\ folder.
  3. Add the ship script and run Space Engine.
  4. The OBJ file will be loaded and saved as a SM file, after the SM file is created, you can remove the OBJ file.
  5. To update your model, delete the SM file and repeat this process with your new OBJ file.

NOTE: SM files are loaded into Space Engine through .SC files.

Common SM Filenames:

model_path.sm - Default SM file name, must be changed to your specific spacecraft model name

Program(s) that open .SM files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Space Engine
Updated 10/29/2013