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VP9 file format description

Many people share .vp9 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .vp9 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .vp9 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.vp9 - WebM VP9 Video

The VP9 video files are related to VLC Media Player. VP9 file is a WebM VP9 Video. VP9 is a video compression format owned by Google and created by On2 Technologies as a successor to VP8.

VLC Media Player
Video files
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WebM VP9 Video related extensions:
OccuRec Recorded Video
Genetec Security Center Video
Netflix Downloaded Video
VirtuaGirlHD Model Videoclip
HTTP Live Streaming Video
Eyesight IP Camera Video

Naturally, other applications may also use the .vp9 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .vp9 files. Be especially cautious with .vp9 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .vp9 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 .vp9 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vp, vpi, vpo, vpp

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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