.DOCM File Extension

Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document

This free online app displays DOCM files from your device. It's visible only to you. Print directly from your browser. The DOCM format is saved like DOCX but stores macros to create documents unlike D...

General Information

Title DOCM File Extension
Extension .docm
Full Form Word Open XML Macro-Enabled Document
File Type Word Processing Document
Developer Microsoft
MIME Type application/vnd.ms-word.document.macroEnabled.12

File Function

Primary Function Document creation, editing
Additional Functions Macro execution
Features Formatted text, Embedded objects

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Business Documents Yes
Academic Papers Yes
Automated Reports Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Malicious macros
Best Practices Disable macros, Trusted sources

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2007
Latest Version Part of Office 2021

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .doc, .docx, .dotm

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Microsoft Word Paid Windows, Mac
LibreOffice Writer Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Google Docs Free Web-based