.ASV File Extension

File Type:
Finale Auto-save File

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

What is an ASV file?

Asv file extension has Finale Auto-save file type, developed by MakeMusic, which is associated with the "backup files" category.

Typically generated by Finale, a program designed for creating music notes, the file serves as a backup of .MUS files, just like .BAK files. It is generated once Finale automatically saves MUS files. A few years ago, .ASVX file replaced the .ASV file.

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

asv file icon
File Type:
Finale Auto-save File
Backup Files

How to open ASV file?

Double click the asv 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 .asv 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 asv 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 asv 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 ASV 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 asv file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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