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Details of extension .uvu

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .uvu file extension.

We'll explain what exactly a .uvu file format 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 .uvu files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too.

Let's see the 3 file formats associated with this file extension!


  1. Windows Movie Maker Video Data
  2. UltraViolet MP4 Video
  3. Ultraviolet Common File Format

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Windows Movie Maker Video Data

uvu file - Windows Movie Maker Video Data
The UVU file belongs to the Video category and works with Windows Movie Maker, being used as a Windows Movie Maker Video Data. Windows Movie Maker is a free and popular video editing software included with Windows OS that many people use to edit videos before they post them online or burn them to a DVD. The developer is still actively supporting the Windows Movie Maker, likely. According to our data, Windows Movie Maker uses one more file types.
Application: Windows Movie Maker
Program name: -
Category: Video files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.wmmp Windows Movie Maker Project

UltraViolet MP4 Video

uvvu file - UltraViolet MP4 Video
The UVVU file belongs to the Video category and works with UltraViolet, being used as an UltraViolet MP4 Video. UltraViolet is a cloud-based digital rights locker for movies and television shows that allows consumers to store proofs-of-purchase of licensed content in an account to enable playback on different devices using multiple applications from several different streaming services. The developer is still actively supporting the UltraViolet, likely. Based on our current information, UltraViolet does not use other file types.
Application: UltraViolet
Program name: -
Category: Video files
Mime-type: video/vnd.uvvu.mp4
uvu, uvv
Related extensions:
.hav Handan Video Stream
.vp4 On2 TrueMotion VP4 Encoded Video
.dtv DVD2AVI Internal Stream
.ltv Altitude Express Video

Ultraviolet Common File Format

cff file - Ultraviolet Common File Format
Under the Video category, the CFF file is operating as an Ultraviolet Common File Format. UltraViolet (UV) is a digital rights authentication and cloud-based licensing system that allows users of digital home entertainment content to stream and download purchased content to multiple platforms and devices. Based on our current information, does not use other file types.
Application: -
Program name: -
Category: Video files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:

The .uvu 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 .uvu extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .uvu file extension wrong?

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

.uvi Yamaha Expansion Manager Library
.uu Uuencoded Data
.uvh DECE HD Video
.ivu ImmerVision XML User Interface
.ubu UEFI BIOS Updater Data
.vu XtalView VU Object

The .uvu extension is frequently misused

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

uvi (1), uv (1), uvh (1), ivu (1), ubu (1), vu (1)

Having trouble opening a .uvu file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.uvu

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 with 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