NATVIS File Type

- The quick facts

What are NATVIS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a NATVIS 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 NATVIS file?

A .NATVIS file is a Visual Studio Natvis visualization file. Through our analysis of NATVIS files, we know that one use of the format is Visual Studio Natvis visualization. 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 NATVIS files

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

While we have not verified the app ourselves yet, our users have suggested a single NATVIS opener which you will find listed below.

Last updated: September 10, 2017

Suggest another file format using extension NATVIS

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with NATVIS-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 NATVIS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!