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What are MODD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MODD file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your MODD files.

What is a MODD file?

MODD files have multiple uses, and Sony Video Analysis Data is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Sony Video Analysis Data

Various Sony Camcorder video recording devices create these files. The information contained in the MODD file is metadata related to a recorded video.

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

How to open MODD files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MODD file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MODD file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

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

Last updated: December 22, 2023

All known file formats using extension .MODD

While Sony Video Analysis Data is a popular type of MODD-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .MODD file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Picture Motion Browser Data

We know that one MODD format is Picture Motion Browser Data. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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.

Windows Media PlayerWindows Media PlayerUser submitted
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Kingsoft OfficeKingsoft OfficeUser submitted
SMPlayerSMPlayerUser submitted
Flash Video EncoderFlash Video EncoderUser submitted
Player for AVCHDPlayer for AVCHDUser submitted
PlayMemories HomePlayMemories HomeUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerDiscontinued
Windows Photo GalleryWindows Photo GalleryDiscontinued

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