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AMV file format description

Many people share .amv files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .amv file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .amv files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.amv - AMV Encoded Video

The AMV video files are related to AMV Codec Tools. AMV file is an AMV Encoded Video. AMV is a video file format, produced for use in Chinese MP3/MP4/MTV Players.

AMV Codec Tools
Video files
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AMV Encoded Video related extensions:
Quartz Composer Composition
iStopMotion Animation Clip
ViPlay Subtitle File
ZeroG Subtitles
SBT Subtitle
MacCaption Closed Caption File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .amv file extension. Even harmful programs can create .amv files. Be especially cautious with .amv files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .amv file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .amv file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ahv, alv, am, amb, amc, amd, amf, amg, anv, av, avm, mav, mv, qmv, wmv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

AMC Video
Race Studio 2 All Math Channels Data
Interfile 3.3 AHV File
QAvimator Document
L3DT Attributes Map Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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