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OV2 file format description

Many people share .ov2 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ov2 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ov2 files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ov2 - TomTom POI Database

The OV2 data files are related to TomTom Navigator / HOME. The OV2 file is a TomTom POI Database. TomTom is a Dutch manufacturer of automotive navigation systems, including both stand-alone units and software for personal digital assistants, and mobile telephones. It is the leading manufacturer of navigation systems in Europe.

TomTom Navigator / HOME
Data files
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TomTom POI Database related extensions:
Active Directory Exported LDAP Data
Oracle Database Recovery-Unit Journal
SafeFolder Encrypted File
MESA Actigraphy Actigraph Database
Modern ListGeo Output
Topocad Survey Data

.ov4 - MS-DOS Overlay Data

The OV4 data files are related to MS-DOS. The OV4 file is a MS-DOS Overlay Data. MS-DOS is a computer operating system by Microsoft Corporation. The MS-DOS seems to be no longer supported.

Data files
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ov1, ov2, ov3, ov5
MS-DOS Overlay Data related extensions:
MS-DOS Code Page Information
MS-DOS 7.0 System File
MS-DOS DVD Reader Driver
MS-DOS 8-pixel Screen Font
MS-DOS 9-pixel Screen Font
MS-DOS 10-pixel Screen Font

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ov2 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ov2 files. Be especially cautious with .ov2 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ov2 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 .ov2 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lv2, ob2, od2, ov, ove, ovw, v2, vo2

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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