MODD File - opening and understanding

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

What is a MODD file?

Files that contain the .modd file extension are created by a variety of different Sony Camcorder video recording devices. The information that is contained within the MODD file includes details about the video clip that the particular MODD file pertains to. These files are commonly referred to as Sony video analysis files.

The MODD file stores information regarding the date and time-lines that pertain to a video recording that was made by the Sony video camera, however, there is no actual video data within the MODD file itself.

The .modd file extension may also be used for Midiprg Musicato Compress files.

How to open MODD 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 MODD for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MODD openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension MODD

While we know of one file format using the .MODD 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 .MODD file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Final Media PlayerFinal Media PlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerUser submitted
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Photo GalleryPhoto GalleryUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
Kingsoft OfficeKingsoft OfficeUser submitted
SMPlayerSMPlayerUser submitted
PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MODD-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 MODD-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!