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PVR file extension

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

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

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

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

✅ Personal Video Recorder Video

Personal Video Recorder Video .pvr file icon
PVR file is a Personal Video Recorder Video.
Category: Video files
Application: Wintal PVR Player
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PVR aliases:
PVR related links:
PVR related extensions:
Mpeg Video

Homecast PVR TP0 Video

✅ PowerVR Texture

PowerVR Texture .pvr file icon
PVR file is a PowerVR Texture. These files are raw PVRTC compressed texture graphics.
PVR format description not yet available
Category: Graphic files
Application: PVRTexTool
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PVR aliases:
PVR related links:
PVR related extensions:
Microsoft DirectX DirectDraw Surface

Microsoft DirectX D3D Vertex Shader

Microsoft DirectX D3D Compiled Vertex Shader

Microsoft DirectX Compressed Texture Data

Microsoft DirectX D3D Compiled Pixel Shader

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

🚫 The .pvr file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lvr, ovr, pbr, pcr, pdr, pfr, pgr, pr, prv, pv, pvd, pve, pvf, pvg, pvt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Atari 8-bit PowerGraphics Image
Local Fidonet Pointlist
Altair FEKO Exported ILU Preconditioner Data
PacketView Pro Data
Sybase PowerBuilder Resource Library
CONSEL P-Value Data
Sun Icon/Cursor
Adobe Premiere Elements Custom Preset
Creatacard Postcard Project
GoBe Productive Document

🔴 Can't open a .pvr 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 .pvr 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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