How to open SHV files

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

What is a SHV file?

SHV files are Viking Embroidery file files, which you can read more about below.

The SHV 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 SHV opener may not be able to open all kinds of SHV files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

Viking Embroidery file

Through our analysis of SHV files, we know that one use of the format is Viking Embroidery file. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

SHV file openers, viewers, etc.

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

EmbirdEmbirdUser submitted
MyEditor ApplicationMyEditor ApplicationUser submitted
SewWhat-Pro ApplicationSewWhat-Pro ApplicationUser submitted
Wings xpWings xpUser submitted
Embird PlusEmbird PlusUser submitted
Tajima DG/ML by PulseTajima DG/ML by PulseUser submitted
6DEmbroidery6DEmbroideryUser submitted
3D Organizer Application3D Organizer ApplicationUser submitted
WingsXP ApplicationWingsXP ApplicationUser submitted
5DEmbroidery5DEmbroideryUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with SHV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with SHV-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!