File Extension Library

.MOD File Extension

  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .MOD file?

.MOD file extension has been classified as Audio Files.

.MOD is Amiga Music Module File

Standard music module format recognized by most audio tracking programs; may be created by FastTracker, StarTrekker, Noise Tracker, or another MOD creation program.

MOD files contain note patterns (much like a MIDI file) as well as sound samples used for different instruments. The sound samples are assigned to different tracks within the module and are played back according to the notes in the score.

List of all softwares that can open the Amiga Music Module File
Nullsoft Winamp
VideoLAN VLC media player
MODPlug Player
Impulse Tracker
Schism Tracker
VideoLAN VLC media player
Schism Tracker
Extended Module Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
Schism Tracker
File Type 2 Camcorder Recorded Video File
Developer by: JVC Category: Video Files Format: Binary

Video file captured with a JVC EVERIO digital camcorder, such as the EVERIO GZ-MC100, MG130, MG7230, and MG630, or with Canon FS and Panasonic D-Snap SD-card camcorders; uses MPEG2 compression for video and MPEG-1 Audio Layer II compression for the audio track.

MOD files can be opened and exported to a different video file format using the software included with the digital camcorder.

List of all softwares that can open the Camcorder Recorded Video File
File Viewer Plus
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6
CyberLink PowerDirector 15 Ultra
CyberLink PowerProducer 6
Nero 2018
Serif MoviePlus
iOrgsoft MOD Converter
File Type 3 GRUB Module
Developer by: The GNU Project Category: System Files

Software module used by GRUB (GRand Unified Bootloader), a boot loader used for loading multiple operating systems; stores a GRUB module and is loaded by GRUB 2 dynamically only if needed for the particular boot process.

GRUB 2 was slightly redesigned to be modular. This design allows a smaller footprint for the boot loader since only required modules are loaded.

GRUB MOD files are located in the /boot/grub/ or /boot/grub2/ directories.

List of all softwares that can open the GRUB Module
File Type 4 Fortran Module File
Category: Developer Files

Compiled program file written in the Fortran programming language; created for each module declaration within the Fortran source code; groups related procedures and data together in a single file, which can be referenced other program units.

Fortran MOD files are "intermediate" files and are not meant to be opened manually. However, they may be referenced by Fortran compilers, such as those listed below.

List of all softwares that can open the Fortran Module File
Absoft Pro Fortran
Absoft Pro Fortran
Absoft Pro Fortran
File Type 5 AMPL Model File
Developer by: Bell Laboratories Category: Data Files Format: Text

Model file used to compute complex, large-scale mathematical problems; contains variables (parameters, and sets), a function, and constraints written in AMPL (A Mathematical Programming Language) code; appears as linear, nonlinear, quadratic, mixed-integer, and other problem types; includes comments, which must be prefaced with a "#."

To load your MOD file, e.g., example.mod, type model example.mod; if it's located in your "amplcml" folder with your sw.exe file. If your example.mod file is located in a different location you'll need to include the path. Type something like this (if using Windows):model C:Usersexample.mod;. After successfully loading your MOD file, type solve; to solve the problem. Then if you want to display any of your results, type display and whatever results you want displayed. Remember to always end your line with a ;.

An example of a MOD file:

var XB;
var XC;
maximize Profit: 25 * XB + 30 * XC;
subject to Time: (1/200) * XB + (1/140) * XC

List of all softwares that can open the AMPL Model File
File Type 6 Femap Model
Developer by: Siemens PLM Software Category: CAD Files Format: Binary

Model file used by Femap, a CAD engineering analysis program; stores a 3D model with elements, materials, properties, data surfaces, constraints, and other model data.

Femap stands for Finite Element Modeling and Postprocessing, and enables you to build finite element models of engineering problems and view the solution results.

NOTE: The MOD file extension was replaced by .MODFEM with the release of version 9 of Femap.

List of all softwares that can open the Femap Model
Siemens PLM Software Femap
File Type 7 ArchiCAD Module
Developer by: Graphisoft Category: Plugin Files

Adds extra features and functionality to the ArchiCAD architectural design program; may be included with the software or created by the user.

List of all softwares that can open the ArchiCAD Module
Graphisoft ArchiCAD
Graphisoft ArchiCAD
File Type 8 Neverwinter Nights Module
Developer by: BioWare Category: Game Files

Module created for the Neverwinter Nights (NWN) series of video games; contains all the locations, creatures, items, and other objects included in an NWN adventure; must be saved in the "NeverwinterNights 2\modules" directory in order to be loaded by the game.

NWN modules can be created and edited using Aurora Neverwinter Nights Toolset, a module building tool developed by BioWare.

List of all softwares that can open the Neverwinter Nights Module
BioWare Neverwinter Nights
BioWare Neverwinter Nights
BioWare Neverwinter Nights

How to Open .MOD file on different platforms

Open .MOD File on Windows

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

Open .MOD File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MOD 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 .MOD File on Linux

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

Open .MOD File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MOD 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 .MOD 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 .MOD files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MOD files

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