Files with gvi suffix can be usually encountered as old videos saved in now discontinued Google video format.

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GVI file extension - Google video file

What is gvi file? How to open gvi files?

File type specification:

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

The GVI file extension seems to be mainly associated with the Google Video on-line service.

The Google Video index is the most comprehensive on the Web, containing millions of videos indexed and available for viewing. Using Google Video, you can search for and watch an ever-growing collection of TV shows, movie clips, music videos, documentaries, personal productions and more from all over the Web.

Google Video Player was discontinued in 2007 and is no longer distributed by Google.

A .gvi video format is similar to DivX4 and audio is stored in MP3 format.

Help how to open:

Use VLC media player to open and play .gvi Google video files.

How to convert:

Some multimedia converters may still support this format, but for all we know GVI format is largely unsupported.

Related links:

Google Video

List of recommended software applications associated to the .gvi file extension

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

gvi file players - programs that can play gvi file - Google video file

Programs supporting the exension gvi on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play gvi file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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