Latest Release:   HDFView 3.1   

HDFView is a visual tool for browsing and editing HDF4 and HDF5 files.

Using HDFView, you can

About This Release: New features and changes, installation, documentation

Tutorial: Learn how to use HDFView to create, edit and view files 

User's Guide: Learn about the features in HDFView

Documentation: The javadocs for HDFView and the HDF Java Object Package

This software:


HDFView and the Java HDF Object Package for 32-bit object identifiers (HDF5-1.8) is ONLY available from the old support web site.


About This Release

HDFView 3.1 was built with HDF5-1.10.5, HDF4.2.14, and Open JDK 11.

It includes several important new features and changes:

Many bugs have also been fixed in this release. For a complete list of the new features and changes, please see the Release Notes.


See the detailed instructions included in the source code for installing the software.