.AMV File Extension

File Type:
Anime Music Video File

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

What is an AMV file?

Amv file extension has Anime Music Video file type, which is associated with the "video files" category.

A popular format for compressed video used mainly by portable Chinese media players. The video is saved in extremely low resolution (starting from 94x64 and up to 160x120) in order to be viewed on small screens of media players. Can also be viewed on PCs after installing the software that comes packed with the portable media players.


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

amv file icon
File Type:
Anime Music Video File
Video Files

How to open AMV file?

Double click the amv 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 .amv 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 amv 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 amv 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 AMV files

  • Windows Windows
    • Viewer Plus Viewer Plus
    • Callum Hollywood AMV Studio Callum Hollywood AMV Studio
    • AMV Converter mod AMV Converter mod
    • AMV Convert Tool AMV Convert Tool
    • AMV Marker AMV Marker

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 amv file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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