CRV file format description

Many people often share .crv files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .crv files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .crv files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .crv files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .crv file format.

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.crv - VCarve Pro Design

The CRV document files are related to VCarve Pro. The CRV file is a VCarve Pro Design. VCarve Pro is a solution for CNC routing, sign making, woodcarving and engraving.

Application:VCarve Pro
Category:Document files
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VCarve Pro Design related extensions:

  • wdf Wintech Profiler Drawing
  • dpb Caere FaxMaster Document
  • cddx Circuit Diagram Document
  • lch IBM Works for OS/2 Chart
  • art6 Articulate Presenter Online Document
  • 3dxml 3D XML Document

.crv - Programmable Curves Data

The CRV data files are related to CurveGen. The CRV file is a Programmable Curves Data.

Category:Data files
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Programmable Curves Data related extensions:

  • psmodel Delcam PowerSHAPE Model
  • ses SciTE Session Data
  • gmbl Vernier Logger Lite Data
  • fmp FLAMES Model Prototype
  • lbxnot Libronix DLS Notes Data
  • pwr XPower Analyzer Report

.crv - Corel Photo-Paint Custom Gradients Data

The CRV data files are related to Corel Photo-Paint. The CRV file is a Corel Photo-Paint Custom Gradients Data. Corel Photo-Paint is not sold by itself, but instead included with CorelDRAW Graphics Suite.

Application:Corel Photo-Paint
Category:Data files
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Corel Photo-Paint Custom Gradients Data related extensions:

  • fdp Protector Suite QL Encrypted Data
  • dgscheme-web DigiGuide Web Scheme Data
  • wys wyBuild Server Data
  • flame Fractal Flames Data
  • rod RIB Office Database
  • net CIRCAD Netlist Data

.curve - ANSYS TurboGrid Curve File

The CURVE data files are related to ANSYS TurboGrid. The CURVE file is an ANSYS TurboGrid Curve File. ANSYS TurboGrid software provides turbomachinery designers and analysts with mesh creation tailored specifically to the needs of bladed geometries. It creates high-quality hexahedral meshes that are tuned to the demands of fluid dynamics analysis in rotating machinery.

Application:ANSYS TurboGrid
Category:Data files
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ANSYS TurboGrid Curve File related extensions:

  • stdsrcmdl Softimage Standard Source Model
  • fed FORMIK Form Data
  • kor Unreal Engine Korean Language Data
  • dtm SmartWare Appointment Data
  • zbf Zemax Beam File
  • db3 Berkeley DB3 Database

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .crv file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .crv extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .crv files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .crv files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .crv 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .crv file

To set the .crv file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .crv file association. Many applications can open .crv files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .crv file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cdv, cev, cfv, cgv, cr, crb, crc, crd, crf, crg, ctv, cv, cvr, drv, frv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .crv filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .crv:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

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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