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.TSV File Extension

File Type 1Tab Separated Values File

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CategoryData Files
FormatText

What is a TSV file?

A TSV file stores a data table in which columns of data are separated by tabs. It can be imported into most spreadsheet programs, which format the data into cells. TSV files can also be exported by spreadsheet programs, which allows the data to be viewed with a basic text editor or word processing program.

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TSV files are commonly used for exchanging data between databases. It is an alternative format to .CSV, which is another popular format for exporting spreadsheet data. CSV files use commas to separate columns of data instead of tabs.

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Programs that open TSV files
Updated 6/28/2019

File Type 2Digital Receiver Video Recording File

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CategoryVideo Files
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.TSV File Association 2

A TSV file contains a recording of a television program and is created by various digital TV or satellite receivers, such as Tiger I555 and Freeview. It stores video in the Advanced Video Coding (AVC) format, audio in the MPEG-1 format, and text in the Teletext subtitle format.

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TSV files are created by a digital satellite receiver to store a television program set to be recorded by a user. The program can then be played back by the user.

TSV files are typically encrypted by the digital satellite receiver, which means they are most likely only supported by the digital receiver that created them. However, if the recordings are not encrypted by the digital receiver, you can play your TSV files with several video players.

Some of these players are the Codec Guide K-Lite Codec Pack, Media Player Classic, and VideoLAN VLC media player. You can also convert TSV files that are not encrypted with Aiseesoft Free Video Converter and VideoLAN VLC media player.

Programs that open TSV files
Windows
Supported by the digital receiver that created the TSV file
Codec Guide K-Lite Codec Pack
VideoLAN VLC media player
Media Player Classic
Aiseesoft Free Video Converter
Mac
Supported by the digital receiver that created the TSV file
Aiseesoft Free Video Converter
VideoLAN VLC media player
Linux
Supported by the digital receiver that created the TSV file
VideoLAN VLC media player
Updated 4/15/2020

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