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Details of extension .pvl

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Instalit Library

The PVL file is an Instalit Library. Instalit is a DOS/Windows installation system developed by Helpful Programs, Inc.
Category: Other files
Application: HPI Instalit
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.pvd Instalit Script

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.pbl Sybase PowerBuilder Source Code Library
.vl Visual Labels Document
.vpl Vplot Source Code
.pv CONSEL P-Value Data
.pvo P-View Input Data
.pvk Microsoft Software Publisher Private Key

The .pvl filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pfl (1), pcl (1), ovl (1), vpl (1), pvp (1), pvm (1), pvi (1), plv (1), pgl (1), pdl (1), pbl (1), lvl (1), vl (1), pvo (1), pvk (1)

Can't open a .pvl file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pvl

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