REV file format description
Many people share .rev files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .rev file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .rev files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.rev - WinRAR Recovery Volume
The REV archive files are related to WinRAR. REV file is a WinRAR Recovery Volume. Recovery volumes (REV) are special files which can be created by WinRAR and allow to reconstruct missing and damaged files in a volume set.
- Archive files
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- WinRAR Recovery Volume related extensions:
- WinRAR Archive
Naturally, other applications may also use the .rev file extension. Even harmful programs can create .rev files. Be especially cautious with .rev files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .rev 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .rev file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
red, rsv, ref, re, ev, rwv, dev, rv, rrv, reg, reb, rdv, fev, erv, rve
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- PLINK Long-format Reference Allele File
- Reason Module
- CADViewer Redline Markup
- Echoview File
- XRK Redcode Source Code
- RSView32 Project
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