.EYETV File Extension

File Type:
EyeTV Recording File

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

What is a EYETV file?

Eyetv file extension has EyeTV Recording file type, developed by Elgato, which is associated with the "video files" category.

EyeTV is an application that provides users with tools for watching/recording live TV streams on their computers. Recordings created by this program are saved in files with the .EYETV extension. They store a recorded video and related metadata in separate files. EyeTV files have a structure similar to .PKG files used by Mac OS X. You can view the recorded video from an EyeTV file by right-clicking on file and selecting the option Show Package Contents.

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

eyetv file icon
File Type:
EyeTV Recording File
Video Files

How to open EYETV file?

Double click the eyetv 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 .eyetv 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 eyetv 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 eyetv 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 EYETV files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • Elgato EyeTV Elgato EyeTV
  • iOS iOS
    • Elgato EyeTV Elgato EyeTV

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

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