POL File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a POL file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .POL files.

What is a POL file?

A .POL file is an InnovMetric Software Polygon Model file. Through our analysis of POL files, we know that one use of the format is InnovMetric Software Polygon Model. 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 POL files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension POL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different POL openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .POL

While InnovMetric Software Polygon Model is a popular type of POL-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .POL extension.

The POL file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a POL opener may not be able to open all kinds of POL files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited POL viewer.

Windows Policy data

Through our analysis of POL files, we know that one use of the format is Windows Policy 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different POL openers which you will find listed below.

X-Plane Draped Polygon

Through our analysis of POL files, we know that one use of the format is X-Plane Draped Polygon. 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 10 different POL openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

MaxSea ApplicationMaxSea ApplicationUser submitted
PolymathPolymathUser submitted
SilkMeterSilkMeterUser submitted
MECAFLUXMECAFLUXUser submitted
MiraMonMiraMonUser submitted
Application PolarizerSurfaceEditorApplication PolarizerSurfaceEditorUser submitted
IMViewIMViewUser submitted
PolyWorks/IMViewPolyWorks/IMViewUser submitted
AcuCONFERENCEAcuCONFERENCEUser submitted
Policy ManagerPolicy ManagerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with POL-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 POL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!