Open slm file

Did your computer fail to open slm file? We explain what slm files are and recommend software that we know can open your slm files.

What is slm file?

Files with slm extension can be found as hidden files on SD cards of Android devices. These are files hidden using the Gallery Lock app for Android.

slm file description

File extension slm is nowadays mainly related to Gallery Lock, an app for Android that allows users to hide photos and other pictures on their smartphones.

The slm file represents somewhat altered version of the original "hidden" picture which is located in a hidden folder on the SD card in the following location:


Basically, the 1024 bytes of data is added to the begging on the image (*.jpg in most cases) and the extension is renamed to slm.

Software that will open slm file

Gallery Lock

A picture hiding app for Android

Other slm file extensions

slm - Second Life mesh asset

An slm file extension is associated with the Second Life and used for its mesh asset files.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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