CLV file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.clv - QIP Contact List Visible Data

The CLV configuration files are related to QIP. The CLV file is a QIP Contact List Visible Data. QIP (Quiet Internet Pager) is a multiprotocol instant messaging client.

Configuration files
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QIP Contact List Visible Data related extensions:
QIP Contact List Data
QIP Ignored Contact List Data
QIP Contact List Invisible Data
QIP Saved History Data

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

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

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

civ, ckv, cl, clb, clc, cld, clf, clg, cmv, cov, cpv, cv, cvl, dlv, flv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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ICQ Contact List Data
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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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