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OVA file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .ova file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .ova file?
  • What program do I need to open a .ova file?
  • How can the .ova file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .ova files to another format?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Open Virtual Appliance

Open Virtual Appliance .ova file icon
OVA file is an Open Virtual Appliance. An Open Virtualization Appliance (OVA) package is a single file archive of the .ovf file, .vhd file, .mf file and, if applicable, the .cert file.
Category: Archive files
Application: VMware Workstation
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
OVA aliases:
OVA related links:
OVA related extensions:
Virtual Hard Disk Image

Open Virtualization Format Data

Other types of files may also use the .ova file extension.

🚫 The .ova file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

iva, kva, lva, oa, oba, oca, oda, ofa, oga, ov, ovw, ovx, pva, va, voa

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

OpenInsight Overflow Data
OmniBase Recorded Video Archive
Surveillance Video
VOACAP Area Calculation Data
Cubase WAVE File Overview
Visual Basic Control TypeLib Cache
KVIrc Compressed Archive
Ogg Vorbis Compressed Audio
Psion OVAL Control

🔴 Can't open a .ova file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .ova file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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