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MIV file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.miv - MapImagery Vendor Profile

The MIV data files are related to MapImagery. MIV file is a MapImagery Vendor Profile. MapImagery is a free plugin for MapInfo users that provides tools making it easier to use imagery within MapInfo Professional.

Data files
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MapImagery Vendor Profile related extensions:
MapImagery Encrypted Image
MapImagery Encryption Key

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

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

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

hiv, imv, iv, liv, mi, mib, mic, mid, mif, mig, mkv, mlv, mov, mv, mvi

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

CoCreate Document
Windows USMT Backup Archive
mAirList Inline File
Autodesk AutoCAD AutoFlix Movie Command File
Windows Registry Hive

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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