File Extension Library

.VMD File Extension

  • Developer by: MikuMikuDance
  • Category: 3D Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .VMD file?

.VMD file extension is created by MikuMikuDance. .VMD has been classified as 3D Image Files. The format of .VMD file is Binary.

.VMD is Vocaloid Motion Data File

3D animation file used by MikuMikuDance, a program used to create dance animation movies; stores body motion settings for the dancing routines; can be applied to one or more dancers in the 3D animation.

NOTE: MikuMikuDance (MMD) was originally developed in Japanese. MMD is used as a promotional product for the Yamaha Vocaloid singing synthesizer.

List of all softwares that can open the Vocaloid Motion Data File
PMD Editor
Blender with VMDMotionImporter
Blender with VMDMotionImporter
Blender with VMDMotionImporter
File Type 2:

Covox Raw Sample

Category: Audio Files

Raw 8-bit audio sample format used by Covox Speech Thing and other audio products; an unformatted version of a Covox .VMF file.

How to Open .VMD file on different platforms

Open .VMD File on Windows

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

Open .VMD File on Mac

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

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

Open .VMD File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VMD files

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