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PVK file extension

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

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

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

✅ Microsoft Software Publisher Private Key

Microsoft Software Publisher Private Key .pvk file icon
PVK file is a Microsoft Software Publisher Private Key. A software publishing private key is a public key certificate used to sign a file, that encapsulates the signer’s X.509 certificate(s) and the root certificate.
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PVK aliases:
PVK related links:
PVK related extensions:
Microsoft Software Publisher Certificate

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

🚫 The .pvk file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ovk, pbk, pck, pdk, pfk, pk, pkv, pv, pvj, pvl, pvm, pvo, pvu, vpk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft SMS Package
Valve Pak
Parallels Desktop Machine Bundle
CONSEL P-Value Data
Godot Engine Game Package
EverQuest II Game Archive
Little Busters Game Data
Sonic Adventure DX Game Object
PV Elite Archive
PC Desktop Cleaner Configuration

🔴 Can't open a .pvk 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 .pvk 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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