File Extension Library


.HVE File Extension

  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .HVE file?

.HVE file extension has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.HVE is Hive Editor 3D environment

The hve file extension is used by Hive Editor for saved 3D environment scene files.

Hive Editor is a program created by Piotr Byszewski, Department of Computer Graphics, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland.

.HVE file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .HVE file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

Use Hive Editor to open *.hve 3D environment files.

How to convert:

Hive Editor may be able to export *.hve files to other formats.

How to Open .HVE file on different platforms

Open .HVE File on Windows

  • Right-click a .HVE
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .HVE file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .HVE files" Press "Ok"

Open .HVE File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .HVE file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .HVE File on Linux

Right click on the .HVE file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .HVE File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .HVE file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .HVE File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .HVE files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .HVE files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .HVE files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .HVE file format
  2. You need to check the .HVE file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)