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.SMV File Extension

File Type 1VideoLink Mail Video File

DeveloperSmith Micro
3.4 (5 Votes)
CategoryVideo Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is an SMV file?

Video format used for recording video conferences and transmitting videos via e-mail; supported by several types of Chinese portable media players such as the TRIO Onyx Portable Media Player and the Global Sources Direct MP4 Player; also supported by the Philips GoGear Vibe media player.

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NOTE: The SMV format is a proprietary video format and is not supported by most video players.

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Programs that open SMV files
Smith Micro VideoLink Pro
Smith Micro VideoLink Pro
Updated 3/20/2017

File Type 2Smokeview Simulation Data

DeveloperNational Institute of Standards and Technology
2.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryData Files


This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

.SMV File Association 2

An SMV file is a data file created by Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) modeling software. It contains output data from FDS about a fire simulation. SMV files can be viewed with Smokeview, a program used to visualize Fire Dynamics Simulator output data.

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SMV files store output data, which includes a set of keywords, such as FIRE, DEVICE, HEAT, SPRK, and ROOM. These keywords include information about the context of the fire, such as the location of the zone fire, the location and name of sensors, heat detectors, or sprinklers, heat detector location data, sprinkler location data, and the number and characteristics of the room containing the fire. While SMV files are typically opened using Smokeview, the files can also be opened with a text editor since they are saved in plain text.

NOTE: Fire Dynamics Simulator and Smokeview are developed by NIST, which stands for National Institute of Standards and Technology.

Programs that open SMV files
Updated 3/1/2018

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