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WV file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.wv - WavPack Audio

The WV audio files are related to WavPack. WV file is a WavPack compressed audio. WavPack is a completely open audio compression format providing lossless, high-quality lossy, and a unique hybrid compression mode.

Application:
WavPack
Category:
Audio files
Mime-type:
audio/x-wv
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
WavPack Audio related extensions:
.rad
Reality AdLib Tracker Song
.ssnd
Synclavier Sound
.tjs
Trackjoy GUS Tracker Song
.dvw
Dektron Digital Voice Recorder Voice
.lme
LegglessMusicEditor Music Module
.ins
HSC-Tracker Instrument

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

Can't open a .wv 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:

example.wv

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 .wv file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

av, dv, ev, sv, vw, wb, wc, wd, wf, wg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.dv
Digital Video
.wd
Reality Pump Game Package
.ev
Echoview File
.sv
SystemVerilog File
.wg
FIFA 2000 Game Data
.wc
WorldCraft 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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