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CBV file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .cbv file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .cbv file?
  • What program do I need to open a .cbv file?
  • How can the .cbv file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .cbv files to another format?

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

✅ ChessBase Archived Database

CBV file is a ChessBase Archived Database. ChessBase is a personal, stand-alone chess database. CBV is used to store all of the database components in a single, compressed file.
Category: Game Data files
Application: ChessBase
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
CBV aliases:
CBV related links:
CBV related extensions:
ChessBase Game Moves Data

ChessBase Database Header

ChessBase Annotations

ChessBase Players Index

ChessBase Tournament Index

ChessBase Commentators Index

ChessBase Source Index

ChessBase Team Index

ChessBase Second Header Data

ChessBase Multimedia Baggage Data

Other types of files may also use the .cbv file extension.

🚫 The .cbv file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bv, cb, cbb, cbc, cbd, cbf, cbg, cfv, cgv, chv, cnv, cv, cvb, dbv, fbv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

SubViewer Subtitle Format File
Microsoft CodeView Data
Open Board Viewer Database
ChView Interactive Star Map
ChessBase Old Game Database
dBase Database Variable Field
ChessBase Commentators Index
Microsoft Document Converter
Microsoft Windows 95 Clean Boot File
CyberGauge Data File

🔴 Can't open a .cbv 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:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .cbv file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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