.OVW File Extension

Steinberg Media Technologies
File Type:
Cubase WAVE Overview File

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

What is a OVW file?

Ovw file extension has Cubase WAVE Overview file type, developed by Steinberg Media Technologies, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Cubase is a program for audio production. Visual waveforms generated in this software are saved as OVW files. They store a visualized model of a .WAV file that was recorded with the help of Cubase. OVW files are needed to show track data on an audio timeline. They don’t store any actual audio data.

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

ovw file icon
Steinberg Media Technologies
File Type:
Cubase WAVE Overview File
Audio Files

How to open OVW file?

Double click the ovw 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 .ovw 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 ovw 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 ovw 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 OVW 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 ovw file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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