.ACV File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Photoshop Curves File

Having trouble opening .acv extension? Don't panic! This page explains what acv files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open acv files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ACV file?

Acv file extension has Photoshop Curves file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Curves file is typically generated by Photoshop. It provides modifications for digital photos as well as other images. The file may be applied for adjusting RGB colors and tones prior to printing, editing pictures, etc.

In order to create ACV files, select “Image – Adjustments – Curves,” and save the changes through the “Curves” window.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

acv file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Photoshop Curves File
Settings Files

How to open ACV file?

Double click the acv file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .acv extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the acv extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the acv file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ACV files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the acv file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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