V File - opening and understanding

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

What is a V file?

A .V file is a Verilog source code file. Through our analysis of V files, we know that one use of the format is Verilog source code. 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 V 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 V for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .V

While Verilog source code is a popular type of V-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .V extension.

The V 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 V opener may not be able to open all kinds of V files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited V viewer.

VIPS bitmap

Through our analysis of V files, we know that one use of the format is VIPS bitmap. 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 V openers which you will find listed below.

Vista data format

Through our analysis of V files, we know that one use of the format is Vista data format. 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 V openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Altium DesignerAltium DesignerUser submitted
Altium Designer SummerAltium Designer SummerUser submitted
CoqIdeCoqIdeUser submitted
ModelSim EE/NTModelSim EE/NTUser submitted
OrCAD CaptureOrCAD CaptureUser submitted
sakura editorsakura editorUser submitted
Altium Designer WinterAltium Designer WinterUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Aldec Active-HDLAldec Active-HDLUser submitted
ModelSim-Altera Starter EditionModelSim-Altera Starter EditionUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with V-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 V-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!