BVH File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a BVH file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .BVH files.

What is a BVH file?

A .BVH file is a Biovision Hierarchy character animation format file. Through our analysis of BVH files, we know that one use of the format is Biovision Hierarchy character animation format. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open BVH files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension BVH for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different BVH openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension BVH

While we know of one file format using the .BVH file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .BVH file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of BVH files. Remember, different programs may use BVH files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Sierra Home ArchitectSierra Home ArchitectUser submitted
Visual HomeVisual HomeUser submitted
bvhackerbvhackerUser submitted
Autodesk FBX ReviewAutodesk FBX ReviewUser submitted
3D HUIS Design DeLuxe version 1,1NL3D HUIS Design DeLuxe version 1,1NLUser submitted
Visual Home Deluxe version 1,1EURVisual Home Deluxe version 1,1EURUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with BVH-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with BVH-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!