What are MODD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MODD file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your 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: November 28, 2022

More file formats using the MODD extension

Through our research of MODD files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Picture Motion Browser Data

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.

Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerDiscontinued
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Photo GalleryPhoto GalleryUser submitted
Kingsoft OfficeKingsoft OfficeUser submitted
SMPlayerSMPlayerUser submitted
PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
Flash Video EncoderFlash Video EncoderUser submitted
Player for AVCHDPlayer for AVCHDUser submitted

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