VAL File Type

- The quick facts

What are VAL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a VAL 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 a VAL file?

A .VAL file is a PV3D Value Data file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open VAL files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 8 different VAL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: May 31, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

DSS Player-LiteDSS Player-LiteUser submitted
Cn3DCn3DUser submitted
DSS Player LiteDSS Player LiteUser submitted
Genero StudioGenero StudioUser submitted
valodasvalodasUser submitted
Varian Star WorkstationVarian Star WorkstationUser submitted
OmniValueOmniValueUser submitted

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