Details of the .mov file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .mov file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .mov file?
- What program do I need to open a .mov file?
- How can the .mov file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .mov?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .mov extension?
- How can I convert .mov files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .mov?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
MOV file is a QuickTime Movie. The MOV is a multimedia container file that contains one or more tracks, each of which store a particular type of data, such as audio, video, effects, or text (for subtitles, for example).
Other types of files may also use the .mov file extension.
The .mov file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .mov file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
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