.TIM File Extension

.TIM File Extension

File Type 1

The Incredible Machine Level

Developer Sierra
Popularity
3.9  |  9 Votes
Category Game Files
Format N/A

What is a TIM file?

Level file for The Incredible Machine; includes objects that must be arranged into a contraption that will perform a specific task; may be included with the game or created by the user as a homemade puzzle.

More Information

Custom levels can be loaded by placing the TIM file in the Sierra/Even more contraptions/Homemade directory. They can also be opened by selecting "File→Load..." within the program.

Open over 400 file formats with File Viewer Plus.Free Download

Programs that open TIM files

Windows
Sierra's The Incredible Machine
Mac
Sierra's The Incredible Machine
File Type 2

Vixen Timed Sequence File

Developer VixenLights
Popularity
2.6  |  7 Votes
Category Settings Files
Format XML

What is a TIM file?

A TIM file is a configuration file created by Vixen, a program used to create automated light displays. It contains timed sequence information that controls light effects synchronized with music. TIM files include the start time, assigned effects, the path to the audio file, and the time span.

More Information
Screenshot of a .tim file in Vixen 3
TIM file open in Vixen 3

You can open a TIM file in Vixen by clicking Open Sequence... under "Sequences" in the Vixen startup window. The "Timed Sequence Editor" opens and displays the TIM file. After you make edits to the file, you can save it by selecting Sequence → Save.

You can also create a TIM file in the Vixen startup window under "Sequences" by clicking New Sequence....

Vixen is popular among DIY users looking to create lighting displays synchronized to music. It is a cheaper alternative to more expensive software packages.

Programs that open TIM files

Windows
Free

Verified by FileInfo.com

The FileInfo.com team has independently researched all file formats and software programs listed on this page. Our goal is 100% accuracy and we only publish information about file types that we have verified.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page, please let us know.