File Extension DV

.DV File

File extension: DV
File type: Digital Video File


Notes about the DV file extension:



To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The DV file type is primarily associated with 'Digital Video File'. The Macintosh type is: DVSF

Detailed information for file extension DV:


Primary association: Digital Video File
Mime type: video/x-dv
Program ID: QuickTime.dv
Related links: Quicktime

Other applications associated with file type DV:

  • DESQview (Script) by Symantec CorporationDESQview was a multitasking program that ran over MS-DOS to provide a multi-program running environment. The program was developed and marketed by Quarterdeck Corporation which was purchased by Symantec 15 October 1998. DESQview is no longer marketed.



To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .DV

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv, FileType: DV, AppName: QuickTime Player
EXEFile: QuickTimePlayer.exe

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv, FileType: DV, AppName: QuickTime Player Application
EXEFile: QuickTimePlayer.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee 7.0.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\7.0\ACDSee7.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Free\QUICKT~1\QuickTimePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QuickTime\QuickTimePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QUICKT~1.0\MoviePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QUICKT~1\QuickTimePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QUICKT~1\QUICKT~1.EXE %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: c:\gamez\snel\MoviePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: C:\QUICKT~1\QuickTimePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.sdv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QUICKT~1\QuickTimePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QUICKT~1\MoviePlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: NeroShowTime.Files.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ahead\Nero ShowTime\ShowTime.exe %1

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\QuickTime Alternative\QuickTimePlayer.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee 8.0.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\8.0\ACDSee8.exe

ProgramID: totalplayer.file
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Total Video Converter\tvp.exe

ProgramID: AVSVIDEO
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\AVSMedia\DVDPlayer\AVSDVDPlayer.exe

ProgramID: MPlayerFileVideo
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MPlayer for Windows\MPUI.exe

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\VistaCodecPack\QT\QuickTimePlayer.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee 9.0.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\9.0\ACDSeeQV.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\5.0\ACDSee5.exe

ProgramID: AVSVIDEO
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\AVS4YOU\AVSDVDPlayer\AVSDVDPlayer.exe

ProgramID: dunfile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE NETSHELL.DLL,InvokeDunFile

ProgramID: MPlayerFileVideo
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MPlayer\mplayer\smplayer_portable.exe

ProgramID: QuickTime.dv
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\dhamu\download\QuickTimePlayer.exe


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