VISMAT file format description

Many people share .vismat files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .vismat file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .vismat files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.vismat - V-Ray Material Data

The VISMAT data files are related to V-Ray. The VISMAT file is a V-Ray Material Data. V-Ray is a commercial rendering plug-in for 3D computer graphics software applications. It is developed by Chaos Group.

Data files
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V-Ray Material Data related extensions:
V-Ray Image File
V-Ray Light Cache Data
V-Ray Irradiance Map Cache
V-Ray Material Data
V-Ray Mesh File
V-Ray 3D Scene

Naturally, other applications may also use the .vismat file extension. Even harmful programs can create .vismat files. Be especially cautious with .vismat files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .vismat 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 can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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