CDV file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cdv - CatDV Catalog

The CDV data files are related to CatDV. The CDV file is a CatDV Catalog. CatDV is an asset manager program for handling multimedia production workflow.

Data files
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CatDV Catalog related extensions:
WebMoney Key
Extended Position Description File
ReBirth Modulation Data
Emacs W86 Data
Cross Stitch Pro Motifs Data
TI-73 Calculator Certificate Data

.cdv - Broken Cross Disk Manager v1 Database

The CDV data files are related to Broken Cross Disk Manager. The CDV file is a Broken Cross Disk Manager v1 Database. Broken Cross Disk Manager Database is a compact and easy-to-use CD/disk catalog for Microsoft Windows.

Broken Cross Disk Manager
Data files
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Broken Cross Disk Manager v1 Database related extensions:
Spartan Spinput Format File
NTGsim Data
ISAM Database
ArchiCAD Module File
TabTrax Tab Data
Ability Photoalbum Album Data

.cdv - SmartWare Communications Driver

The CDV data files are related to SmartWare. The CDV file is a SmartWare Communications Driver. SmartWare is a programming platform. SmartWare also includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and communication modules.

Data files
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SmartWare Communications Driver related extensions:
SmartWare Executable Program
SmartWare Word Processor Backup Data
SmartWare Backup Definition Data
SmartWare Backup Query Definition
SmartWare Backup Report Definition
SmartWare Sort Definition Backup

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

Can't open a .cdv 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 .cdv file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ccv, cd, cdb, cdc, cdd, cdf, cdg, cev, cfv, crv, csv, cv, cvd, cxv, dcv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Programmable Curves Data
WDK Static Driver Verifier Rules
Nominal Small Business Accounting Company Data
Chaoji VCD Subtitle
Microsoft Channel Definition Format Data
Pocket Access Document

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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