How to open file with OVF extension?

OVF file description

.OVF data files but they are used to keep the software packaging and distribution information. Known to be as the Open Virtualization File, this file is used mostly for the software that runs on the Virtual machines. Using this particular extension you will be able to distribute softwares, keep track of them in a more secured and flexible way. 

Basic information about OVF file

File OVF is one of the files of the Data Files category. Its full name is Open Virtualization File . File format OVF was created by VMware. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file OVF sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a OVF file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support OVF file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
Conversion of a OVF file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the OVF extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of OVF file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from OVF extension to a different format :
ovf to vmdk, ovf to ova,
File conversions from other format to OVF file:
ova to ovf, vhd to ovf, vmdk to ovf,
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the OVF file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the OVF file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the OVF file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the OVF file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the OVF file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the OVF file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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