VRML File - opening and understanding

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

What is a VRML file?

The VRML file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the VRML file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the VRML file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about VRML files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open VRML 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 VRML for different purposes.

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Right Hemisphere DeepPublish pluginRight Hemisphere DeepPublish pluginUser submitted
Octaga AS, OctagaPlayerOctaga AS, OctagaPlayerUser submitted
OperaOperaUser submitted
SAP VEViewerSAP VEViewerUser submitted
Instant PlayerInstant PlayerUser submitted
Right Hemisphere Deep ViewRight Hemisphere Deep ViewUser submitted
3DBrowser3DBrowserUser submitted
SAP SAP 3D Visual Enterprise ViewerSAP SAP 3D Visual Enterprise ViewerUser submitted
Deep ViewDeep ViewUser submitted
3DReshaper Application3DReshaper ApplicationUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!