There are 5 other file types using
the SAV file extension!

sav file icon.sav - Saved game file [common]

sav file icon.sav - Configuration data file

sav file icon.sav - Free Download Manager download data

sav file icon.sav - Parallels Desktop saved state image

sav file icon.sav - PSS E saved document

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SAV file extension - SPSS Data Sets database file

What is sav file? How to open sav files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The sav file extension is associated with SPSS, a predictive analytics software, originally created by by SPSS Inc. and now owned and marketed by IBM.

A *.sav file contains data sets created with SPSS.

These are binary files, which can only be used by the computing system which created them, such as Windows. They can be transferred to any other computer running SPSS for Windows and will work fine. However, if you need to send your data file to someone using SPSS on, for example, UNIX, you will have to convert the file to a portable format.

The default software associated to sav file type:

SPSS icon

IBM logo SPSS  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:

SPSS is a family of statistical and analytical software currently sold by IBM, with latest version released in 2015. It is used for improve business processes by directing, optimizing, and automating decisions made throughout an organization.

SPPS is available for Windows, Linux on z Systems, Linux / UNIX and Mac.

It comes in three bundles that offer certain combination of SPSS programs.

  • IBM SPSS Statistics Standard
  • IBM SPSS Statistics Professional
  • IBM SPSS Statistics Premium

Help how to open SAV files:

Use SPSS to open the *.sav files.

How to convert file with extension SAV:

To save your data as a portable file using menus is easy:
1. Choose Save As… from the File menu.
2. In the Save As Type box, choose SPSS Portable.
3. Fill in a filename with an extension of “.por” and click Save.

Find conversions from sav file:

sav to csv

sav to doc

sav to pdf

sav to spv

sav to xls

Find converter to sav file type:

csv to sav

spv to sav

Related links:

SPSS sav file format specifications

List of software applications associated to the .sav file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sav file, edit sav file, convert sav file, view sav file, play sav file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the sav files.

  • Open sav file
  • Save sav file
  • Edit sav file
  • Create sav file

Software that open sav file - SPSS Data Sets database file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open sav file action.

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