The fmv file extension is related to the Bink Tools Full Motion Video file format.

There are 4 other file types using
the FMV file extension!

fmv icon.fmv - Adobe FrameMaker picture file

empty icon.fmv - FME Viewspace File

empty icon.fmv - Famtasia movie capture

fmv icon.fmv - Frame Vector Metafile file

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FMV file extension - Bink Tools Full Motion Video file

What is fmv file? How to open fmv files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The fmv file extension is related to Bink Tools.

A fmv file contains Full Motion Video.

Bink Video is a  ubiquitous video codec. It is super, super fast, uses massively less memory than other codecs, and is optimized for each platform specifically. Bink includes a great audio codec with multi-channel and multi-language support. It is frequently used in computer games.

The default software associated to fmv file type:

Bink icon

RAD Game Tools, Inc. logoBink  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
RAD Game Tools, Inc.

Bink Video is popular video codec developed by the RAD Game Tools. It is very often used by computer game developers to encode game videos, because it is optimized for many game platforms.

Help how to open FMV files:

Many common video formats can be played back with some universal media player like VLC player. However, some highly specialized and proprietary formats may only be supported in certain players that are usually provided by the original developer.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open video and movie files

How to convert file with extension FMV:

Generally speaking, you will need a multimedia converter if you want to convert one video format to another. You can find hundreds of converters on the internet, but their quality may vary and many may not even support every video format. So always use some of the more popular and reliable software first.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert video and movie files

Related links:

Bink Video homepage

List of software applications associated to the .fmv file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open fmv file, edit fmv file, convert fmv file, view fmv file, play fmv 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting fmv files.

  • Open fmv file
  • Edit fmv file
  • Play fmv file

Software that open fmv file - Bink Tools Full Motion Video file

Click on the link to get more information about Bink for open fmv file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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