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DVI file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dvi - Device Independent File

DVI file is a Device Independent File. The Device independent file format (DVI) is the output file format of the TeX typesetting program, designed by David R. Fuchs in 1979.

.dvi file format description:
DVI format description not yet available
Application:
MikTeX
Category:
Document files
Mime-type:
application/x-dvi
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Device Independent File related links:
-
Device Independent File related extensions:
.epdf
Encapsulated Portable Document Format
.xld
Microsoft Excel Dialogue
.sxml
Sealed XML Document
.hz
Chinese Hanzi Text File
.wbxml
WAP Binary XML
.aib
ArcInfo Binary Coverage

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

Can't open a .dvi 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:

example.dvi

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 .dvi file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wvi, cvi, vi, svi, fvi, dvo, dv, dgi, ddi, xvi, dbi, vvi, vdi, rvi, evi

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.cvi
CassiniVision Map Image
.svi
Samsung Video File
.dvo
Cook'n Cookbook Recipe
.dfi
TI bqEASY Data Flash Image
.xvi
XTherion Vector Image
.dbi
Data Explorer Information

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