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Details of extension .rmvb

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .rmvb file?
  • Which program can create the .rmvb file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .rmvb format?
  • What can convert .rmvb files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .rmvb extension?
RealMedia Variable Bitrate Video .rmvb file icon

RealMedia Variable Bitrate Video

RMVB file is a RealMedia Variable Bitrate Video. RealMedia is a multimedia container format created by RealNetworks. It is typically used in conjunction with RealVideo and RealAudio and is popular for streaming content over the internet.
Category: Video files
Application: Real Player
Program name: realplayer.exe
Mime-type: application/vnd.rn-realmedia-vbr
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Real Audio Sound
RealMedia File
Real Video Movie
RealPix Clip
Real Metadata Package
Internet Video Recording Stream
RealText Streaming Text File
RealJukebox Secure Media Clip
RealJukebox Unsecure Media Clip

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Multimedia Viewer Book
RegistryMaster Data
ReefMaster Workspace
RootsMagic v4 Database Backup
RealMedia Variable Bitrate Video
Rhino 3D Visual Basic Script

The .rmvb filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rvb (1), rmgb (1), rmb (1), rmv (1), rmdb (1), mvb (1)

Can't open a .rmvb file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.rmvb

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