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DVR file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dvr - DV Rack Project

The DVR project files are related to Adobe OnLocation. DVR file is a DV Rack Project File. DV Rack is a Digital Video Recorder software from Serious Magic's. Adobe OnLocation is the new incarnation of DV Rack system.

Adobe OnLocation
Project files
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DV Rack Project related extensions:
Hydro GeoAnalyst Project
Altium PCB Project
Asprova Project
DxO Optics Pro Project
mToolkit Deployment Package Project
DrawPlus Drawing Project

.dvr-ms - Microsoft Digital Video Recorder File

The DVR-MS video files are related to Windows Media Player. DVR-MS file is a Digital Video Recorder File. Media Center PCs use the DVR-MS file format to record video. Video is encoded using the MPEG-2 standard. A DVR-MS file can also be copy-protected by its creator. Copy-protected can only be played back on the Media Center PC used to record them.

Windows Media Player
Video files
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Microsoft Digital Video Recorder File related extensions:
Sony Playstation Video Stream
Famtasia Captured Movie
Autodesk Animator FLIC File
Ogg Media File
Ogg Video
WebM VP8 Video

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

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

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

fvr, dvt, dvf, dbr, vr, svr, cvr, dvd, drv, dgr, vvr, ddr, vdr, rvr, evr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Panasonic DV Video File
NoteTab Favorites File
DeepBurner Disc Project
D-Link IP Camera Video
DB/TextWorks Database
Digital Video Transcript Data

Operating systems

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

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