A vhv file extension is related to the Half-Life 2 video game. A vhv file stores lightning data.

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VHV file extension - Half-Life 2 lighting data

What is vhv file? How to open vhv files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The vhv file extension is associated with the Half-Life 2, a sci-fi first person shooter computer game and other video games based on Source game engine developed by Valve.

The vhv file contains lightning data used to create realistic lightning effects in the game.

The default software associated to open vhv file:

Half-Life 2 icon

Valve Corporation logoHalf-Life 2  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Valve Corporation

Half-Life 2 is successor of legendary 3D first person shooter computer game Half-Life. Player takes role of scientist Gordon Freeman that have traveled to City 17 in the Eastern Europe. Freeman is forced to fight against increasingly unfavorable odds in order to survive. In his struggle, he is joined by various allies, including former Black Mesa colleagues, oppressed citizens of City 17, and the Vortigaunts. The game uses the Source game engine, which includes a heavily modified version of the Havok physics engine.

Help how to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .vhv file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open vhv file, edit vhv file, convert vhv file, view vhv file, play vhv file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with vhv file - Half-Life 2 lighting data

Click on the software link for more information about Half-Life 2. Half-Life 2 uses vhv file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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