A dcv file extension is related to the DriveCrypt a sensitive data protection software for Microsoft Windows. A dcv file contains encrypted data.

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DCV file extension - DriveCrypt encrypted volume

What is dcv file? How to open dcv files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The dcv file extension is associated with the DriveCrypt a hard drive encryption software for Microsoft Windows operating system that allows users to protect case sensitive data.

The dcv file stores encrypted hard drive volume.

The default software associated to dcv file type:

DRIVECRYPT picture or screenshot

DRIVECRYPT  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  SecurStar

DRIVECRYPT is used to securely and easily protect case sensitive data on notebooks and desktop computers.

As data is read from the hard disk, DRIVECRYPT automatically decrypts the data before it is loaded into memory. When data is written back to the hard disk, it is automatically re-encrypted. The disk encryption/ decryption process is completely transparent to the user or any application program -the data is caught "on the fly" as it transfers back and forth between the hard disk and memory.

Help how to open DCV files:

Use DriveCrypt to open *.dcv files.

How to convert file with extension DCV:

As far as we know, this .dcv file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .dcv 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 dcv file, edit dcv file, convert dcv file, view dcv file, play dcv file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 dcv files.

  • Open dcv file
  • Create dcv file
  • Extract dcv file

Software that open dcv file - DriveCrypt encrypted volume

Click on the link to get more information about DRIVECRYPT for open dcv file action.

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