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WCV file extension

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

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

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

✅ Wavelet Compressed Video

Wavelet Compressed Video .wcv file icon
WCV file is a Wavelet Compressed Video. Wavelet compression is a form of data compression well suited for image compression (sometimes also video compression and audio compression).
Category: Video files
Application: Wavelet Compressor
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
WCV aliases:
WCV related links:
WCV related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie

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

🚫 The .wcv file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

acv, cv, dcv, ecv, scv, wc, wcb, wcc, wcd, wcf, wdv, wfv, wsv, wv, wvc

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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WaterCAD Document
Total Commander Directory Tree

🔴 Can't open a .wcv 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 .wcv 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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