OVR File Type

- The quick facts

What are OVR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an OVR 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 OVR file?

An .OVR file is a Borland Overlay file. Through our analysis of OVR files, we know that one use of the format is Borland Overlay. 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 OVR files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different OVR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

Other file formats using extension .OVR

While Borland Overlay is a popular type of OVR-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .OVR extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Turbo Pascal Overlay

Through our analysis of OVR files, we know that one use of the format is Turbo Pascal Overlay. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different OVR openers which you will find listed below.

UCDOS Overlay

Through our analysis of OVR files, we know that one use of the format is UCDOS Overlay. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different OVR openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

PoiEditPoiEditUser submitted
Subtitle WorkshopSubtitle WorkshopUser submitted
ERDAS IMAGINEERDAS IMAGINEUser submitted
Concept Plus Single UserConcept Plus Single UserUser submitted
OpenTeacherOpenTeacherUser submitted
The Overlay MakerThe Overlay MakerUser submitted
PoliScript ApplicationPoliScript ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with OVR-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 OVR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!