How to open SHV files

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

What is a SHV file?

The SHV file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the SHV file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the SHV file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about SHV files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic SHV

These apps are known to open certain types of SHV files. Since many different programs may use SHV files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific SHV file.

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MyEditor ApplicationMyEditor ApplicationUser submitted
SewWhat-Pro ApplicationSewWhat-Pro ApplicationUser submitted
Wings xpWings xpUser submitted
Tajima DG/ML by PulseTajima DG/ML by PulseUser submitted
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WingsXP ApplicationWingsXP ApplicationUser submitted
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3D Embroidery3D EmbroideryUser submitted
Embird PlusEmbird PlusUser submitted
3D Organizer Application3D Organizer ApplicationUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with SHV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with SHV-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!