VHDL File Type

- The quick facts

What are VHDL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a VHDL 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 VHDL file?

A .VHDL file is a VHSIC Hardware Description Language 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 VHDL files

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

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

Last updated: January 6, 2020

Suggest another file format using extension VHDL

While we know of one file format using the .VHDL file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .VHDL file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

jGRASPjGRASPUser submitted
Altium DesignerAltium DesignerUser submitted
Altium Designer SummerAltium Designer SummerUser submitted
Altium Designer WinterAltium Designer WinterUser submitted
Aldec Active-HDLAldec Active-HDLUser submitted
ModelSim-Altera Starter EditionModelSim-Altera Starter EditionUser submitted
ModelSim SEModelSim SEUser submitted
ALTIUMALTIUMUser submitted
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