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Details of extension .hdv

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .hdv file?
  • Which program can create the .hdv file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .hdv format?
  • What can convert .hdv files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .hdv extension?
High-definition Digital Video .hdv file icon

High-definition Digital Video

HDV file is a High-definition Digital Video. HDV is an inexpensive high-definition video recording format which uses MPEG2 compression to fit HD content onto the same DV or MiniDV tapes originally developed for standard definition recording. The HDV format was developed by JVC and Sony Corporation. The format was also initially supported by both Canon Inc. and Sharp Corporation.
Detailed description not available
Category: Video files
Application: Adobe Premiere
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie
Autodesk Animator FLIC File
QuickTime Movie
Mpeg Video
Multimedia Viewer Book
RealMedia File
MicroDVD Subtitle Format File
SubRip Subtitle Format
Mpeg-4 Video Container
SmartWare Hardware Driver .hdv file icon

SmartWare Hardware Driver

HDV file is a SmartWare Hardware Driver. SmartWare is a programming platform. SmartWare also includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and communication modules.
Category: Other files
Application: SmartWare
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
SmartWare Project Backup
SmartWare Worksheet Backup
SmartWare Macro Backup
SmartWare Worksheet Document
SmartWare Report Definition File
SmartWare Business Graph Definition File
SmartWare Text Graph Definition File
SmartWare Scientific Graph Definition File
SmartWare Elevation Graph Definition File

Other types of files may also use the .hdv file extension. If you have helpful information about .hdv extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Blaise Dataview File
Microsoft Windows Mobile Hive
WinUAE HDD Image
Highway Pursuit Game Data
Maple Help Database
SmartWare Modem Definition Data
Doc-To-Help File Lock
Yamaha HV Voice Dictionary Data
HDGraph Vectorial Graph Data

The .hdv filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

jdv (1), bdv (1), hwv (1), hv (1), hrv (1), hdg (1), hdd (1), hdb (1), tdv (1), gdv (1), mdv (1), dhv (1), hxv (1), hvd (1), hsv (1)

Can't open a .hdv file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hdv

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

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