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Details of extension .vrml

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vrml file?
  • Which program can create the .vrml file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vrml format?
  • What can convert .vrml files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vrml extension?

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

VRML Document .vrml file icon

VRML Document

VRML file is a VRML Document. VRML (Virtual Reality Markup Language) is a standard file format for representing 3D interactive vector graphics, designed particularly with the World Wide Web in mind. It has been superseded by X3D.
Category: Document files
Application: XJ3D
Program name: -
Mime-type: model/vrml
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
vrl, wrl
Related extensions:
X3D Scene
X3D Classic VRML
X3D Binary Scene
Collada Digital Asset Exchange
VRML Geography File
3D XML Document
Compressed X3D Binary Scene
Compressed X3D Scene
Compressed X3D Classic VRML

Other types of files may also use the .vrml file extension. If you have helpful information about .vrml extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Redline Markup Language Document
VRML Document
Vector Markup Language Document
Visual Tool Markup Language Document
Visual Tool Markup Language
VirtualTourist Markup Language Document
Quattro Pro Overlay
ViewRanger Map Data

The .vrml filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rml (4), vtml (2), vml (2), vrm (1)

Can't open a .vrml file?

If you want to open a .vrml file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .vrml association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vrml

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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