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Details of extension .cav

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cav file?
  • Which program can create the .cav file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cav format?
  • What can convert .cav files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cav extension?
CAView Configuration .cav file icon

CAView Configuration

CAV is a CAView Configuration file. CAView is an image-based rendering program developed for the first generation of mobile camera array at Advanced Multimedia Processing Lab.
Category: Configuration files
Application: CAView
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Configuration File
Initialization File
Kintraks Database .cav file icon

Kintraks Database

CAV file is a Kintraks Database. Kintraks is an animal record system which is useful for any breeder or animal enthusiast.
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Adobe Photoshop Custom Curve
Final Draft AV v1 Document
Initial Telnet Cache
Microsoft Cabinet File
DB/TextWorks SQL Access Control File
Autodesk QuickCAD Document
Core Audio Format
Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Database
Microsoft CodeView Data

The .cav filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cad (1), cab (1), av (1), xav (1), fav (1), cxv (1), cv (1), caf (1), cac (1), ca (1), acv (1), sav (1), dav (1), cva (1), cag (1)

Can't open a .cav file?

If you want to open a .cav file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cav association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cav

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android