FLV file - How do I open a .flv file?
The table below provides useful information about the .flv file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .flv file?
- What program do I need to open a .flv file?
- How can the .flv file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .flv files to another format?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Adobe Flash Video File
The FLV file is an Adobe Flash Video. FLV is a file format used to deliver video over the Internet to the Macromedia Flash Player version 6, 7 or 8. FLV content may also be embedded within SWF files.
Other types of files may also use the .flv file extension.
🔄 .flv converters
The following softwares are capable of converting .flv files to other formats:
For example, using the softwares above, a .flv file can be converted into one of the following formats:
🚫 The .flv 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 .flv 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 .flv 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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