.AVS File Extension

Avid Technology
File Type:
Avid Project Preferences File

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

What is an AVS file?

Avs file extension has Avid Project Preferences file type, developed by Avid Technology, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Generated via Avid products, including Avid Xpress and Avid Media Composer, the file contains various project settings. Those may be media creation configurations, different audio and video track formats, etc. The preferences file may be applied throughout numerous projects (.AVP files).

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

avs file icon
Avid Technology
File Type:
Avid Project Preferences File
Settings Files

How to open AVS file?

Double click the avs 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 .avs 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 avs 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".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the avs 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 AVS 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 avs file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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