File Extension Library

.SVD File Extension

  • Developer by: Polytec
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SVD file?

.SVD file extension is created by Polytec. .SVD has been classified as Data Files. The format of .SVD file is Binary.

.SVD is Scanning Vibrometer Data File

Data file created by Polytec scanning vibrometer devices, which are used for measuring the durability of objects that are subjected to stresses and strains; contains a log of the data collected during a stress test; provided as input to PSV Software, a program that visualizes the stress results.

Scanning vibrometers are used by test and simulation engineers to measure structural vibrations.

List of all softwares that can open the Scanning Vibrometer Data File
Polytec PSV Software
File Type 2 Roland Patch File
Developer by: Roland Category: Audio Files Format: Binary

Audio file used by Roland keyboard synthesizers; contains "patches," which are settings that fine tune the playback of a digital instrument; often used for storing instruments and effects; generally loaded onto a Roland synthesizer using a USB key.

List of all softwares that can open the Roland Patch File
Roland XV Editor
Roland XV Editor
File Type 3 SolidView Design File
Developer by: Solid Concepts Category: CAD Files Format: Binary

CAD file created by SolidView, a 2D and 3D computer-aided design software; saves the geometry and measurements for a part or an assembly; used by structural engineers, technical illustrators, manufacturing engineers, and other professionals for saving CAD designs.

SVD files can be viewed with SolidView/Lite, a free program provided by Solid Concepts. The free software also provides the capability to measure the design.

List of all softwares that can open the SolidView Design File
Solid Concepts SolidView

How to Open .SVD file on different platforms

Open .SVD File on Windows

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

Open .SVD File on Mac

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

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

Open .SVD File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .SVD files

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