ODV File Type

- The quick facts

What are ODV files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ODV 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 an ODV file?

An .ODV file is an Ocean Data View data file. Through our analysis of ODV files, we know that one use of the format is Ocean Data View data. 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 ODV files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different ODV openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: September 25, 2012

Suggest another file format using extension ODV

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Ocean Data ViewOcean Data ViewUser submitted
StrainSmart Online DisplayStrainSmart Online DisplayUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with ODV-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 ODV-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!