How to open POD files

Did your computer fail to open a POD file? We explain what POD files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a POD file?

POD is an acronym for Plain Old Documentation. The .pod file extension is most commonly associated with the Perl programming language. These files contain text files that document the source code written in the Perl language. They are used to document publicly-released Perl modules and Perl manual pages.

The .pod file extension is also used for Holy Games 2005 game archive files, Punch CAD Program files, PodFlow Project files, Bloodrayne archive files and Openproj project files.

POD file openers, viewers, etc.

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

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