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Details of extension .adv

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .adv file extension. We'll explain what exactly a .adv fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .adv files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the 5 file formats associated with this file extension!

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adv file - Gravis UltraSound Virtual Device Driver

Gravis UltraSound Virtual Device Driver

The ADV file is a Gravis UltraSound Virtual Device Driver. Gravis Ultrasound or GUS is a sound card for the IBM PC compatible system platform, made by Canada-based Advanced Gravis Computer Technology Ltd. It was very popular in the demo scene in the 1990s, due to its superior sound quality compared to similarly-priced soundcards of its time.
Category: Other files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
.jxx Yamaha SY77 Audio Data
.s1v Yamaha EX5 Voice Data
.sf2 EMU SoundFont v2.x Banks
.fff Gravis UltraSound Sound Bank Data
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adv file - Nortek Acoustic Doppler Velocimeter Data

Nortek Acoustic Doppler Velocimeter Data

The ADV file is a Nortek Acoustic Doppler Velocimeter Data. Acoustic Doppler Velocimeter (ADV) is a high-precision instrument used to measure 3D water velocity.
Category: Data files
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.otf OpenTuft Tufting Design
.sqf Sothink SWF Quicker File
.val Valodas Dictionary Data
.prf Plot Station Plot Request Data
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adv file - Ableton Live Device Preset

Ableton Live Device Preset

The ADV file is an Ableton Live Device Preset. Ableton device preset contains a stored variation of a Live device. Ableton Live is a loop-based software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for OS X and Windows.
Application: Ableton Live
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.ams Ableton Meta Sound
.amxd Ableton Max for Live Device
.ask Ableton Live Skin
.vst2 Ableton Live VST2 Plugin
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adv file - Audio Driver

Audio Driver

The ADV file is an Audio Driver.
Category: Other files
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.adadownload Adobe Download Assistant Partial Download
._nws Windows Live Mail Newsgroup Copy
._eml Windows Live Mail Email
.amxx AMX Mod X Plugin
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adv file - The Witcher Game Data

The Witcher Game Data

The ADV file is a The Witcher Game Data. The Witcher is a 2007 action role-playing game developed by CD Projekt Red.
Category: Game Data files
Application: The Witcher
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.rsc Warcraft Adventures: Lord of the Clans Game Data
.sg Disciples II Saved Game
.sve Civilization Saved Game
.afp Gangsters: Organized Crime Data
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The .adv file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .adv extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .adv file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.adg Ableton Live Device Group
.dav DVR365 Encrypted Video
.arv CA Harvest SCM Data
.xdv XeTeX Extended DVI Document
.adb ALLDATA Database
.av Final Draft AV v1 Document

The .adv extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .adv filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

adg (1), dav (1), arv (1), xdv (1), adb (1), av (1), add (1), dv (1), ad (1), adf (1)

Having trouble opening a .adv file?

If you want to open a .adv file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .adv association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.adv

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android