.BAV File Extension

File Type:
AVG AntiVirus The Bat! Plugin File

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

What is a BAV file?

Bav file extension has AVG AntiVirus The Bat! Plugin file type, developed by RITLABS, which is associated with the "plugin files" category.

Files with this extension are required for a specific plugin for AVG AntiVirus. They contain additional features for the main program such as spam filters for e-mails, e-mail blocking systems, and so on. It looks like the original Bat agent, but it is integrated into the AVG AntiVirus interface. 

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

bav file icon
File Type:
AVG AntiVirus The Bat! Plugin File
Plugin Files

How to open BAV file?

Double click the bav 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 .bav 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 bav 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 bav 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 BAV 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 bav file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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