File Extension Library


.ODV File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .ODV file?

.ODV file extension has been classified as Various data Files.

.ODV is Ocean Data View data

The odv file extension is associated with the Ocean Data View, a software for Microsoft Windows that is used to exploration, analysis and visualization of oceanographic and other geo-referenced profiles.

The odv file stores various data used by Ocean Data View.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .odv file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .ODV file on different platforms

Open .ODV File on Windows

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

Open .ODV File on Mac

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

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

Open .ODV File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .ODV files

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