.DV-AVI File Extension

File Type:
Microsoft DV-AVI Video File

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

What is a DV-AVI file?

Dv-avi file extension has Microsoft DV-AVI Video file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "video files" category.

These are files in Microsoft’s video format designed for saving the digital video in .AVI files. They contain DV video from a digital recording device within an AVI file container. You can watch DV-AVI files with some video players. 

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

dv-avi file icon
File Type:
Microsoft DV-AVI Video File
Video Files

How to open DV-AVI file?

Double click the dv-avi 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 .dv-avi 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 dv-avi 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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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 dv-avi 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 DV-AVI files

  • Windows Windows
    • Microsoft Windows Movie Maker Microsoft Windows Movie Maker
    • DVMP Pro DVMP Pro
    • SE-SOFT.COM SE-MediaPlayer SE-SOFT.COM SE-MediaPlayer

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 dv-avi file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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