.MV_ File Extension

Movie Studio Project Backup

Developer MAGIX
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What is an MV_ file?

An MV_ file is a backup movie file created by MAGIX Movie Studio, a program for editing home movies. It contains a backup of an .MVP movie file that Movie Studio automatically creates at regular intervals. Movie Studio loads MV_ files to restore movies if the MVP projects become corrupt.

More Information

Movie Studio (formerly Movie Edit Pro) is a video editor for Windows designed primarily to edit and share home movies. In the software, you can specify the backup interval in the System Settings window (File → Settings → Program... → System.

Movie Studio saves MV_ backup files in the following directory: C:\​Users\​[User}\​Documents\​MAGIX\​Movie Studio [version]

Common MV_ Filenames

[MVP project filename]_BAK0.MV_ - Convention Movie Studio uses to name MV_ files.

How to open an MV_ file

You can open MV_ files with MAGIX Movie Studio in Windows. To restore a movie from an MV_ file, select File → Load Backup Movie.

How to convert an MV_ file

MAGIX Movie Studio can convert MV_ files to various file types after restoring them as MVP projects. After restoring them, Movie Studio can convert the MVP files (select File → Export movie) to the following formats:

  • .AVI - Audio Video Interleave File
  • .MP4 - MPEG-4 Video
  • .AV1 - AV1 Video
  • .HEVC - High Efficiency Video Coding File
  • .MPG - MPEG Video
  • .MXV - MAGIX Video File
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