What is DLV file?
The DLV file extension is a CATIA 4 Export File file. This CATIA 4 DAE export file contains a set of instructions and the STL geometry for a 3D model that was exported from the CAD software. A .dlv file has either a .dat or .txt extension and is used to create an STL mesh from the original 2D drawings.
DLV Format details
|Full Name||CATIA 4 Export Format|
Tools that will help you view DLV files
Sometimes you need to quickly preview the contents of a file with the DLV extension. In such a situation, many people decide to find a tool that, according to its creators, can display the contents of the DLV file and many other types of files (All in One Viewer).
Of course, there are such tools. However, it should be remembered that they may display the data contained in the DLV file differently than the application dedicated to handling the DLV file extension. When you cannot afford to have the data of the DLV file displayed different from the original, you should use the applications developed to work with the DLV file.
Below you will find a list of software programs that will help you with this. These software programs will help you view the content of the DLV file, minimizing possible errors that may arise with other tools.
DLV File Viewers
- Adobe Acrobat