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.DV File Extension

File TypeDigital Video File

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CategoryVideo Files

What is a DV file?

Recorded video file created by a digital video (DV) camera; saved to the camera's DV tape and uses a standard raw format for the DV video; supported by several video editing programs.

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NOTE: The ".dv" extension is also sometimes used for other video formats such as QuickTime-DV or DV-AVI. In these cases, you will need to open them with their respective software programs.

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Programs that open DV files

Updated 8/24/2012

About DV Files

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