Open ova file

ova file icon Did your computer fail to open ova file? We explain what ova files are and recommend software that we know can open your ova files.

What is ova file?

Files with ova file extension can be usually encountered as virtual disk images saved in Open Virtual Machine format. Supported in almost every virtualization software.

ova file description

The ova file extension is associated with Open Virtual Machine Format.

Compared to the OVF file format, OVA format contains all virtual machine files and ovf files compressed into one single ova archive file instead of many files in a folder. The file is basically a TAR archive.

For more information check the ovf file extension.

Software that will open ova file

VMware Workstation

VMware Workstation is application used to create computer virtual machines in one hosting operating system


A multi-platform x86 virtualization software package

Other ova file extensions

ova - Web Studio project page

An ova file extension is related to the Web Studio. An ova file contains project page.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

We can help you to open your file

Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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