A hv file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows Mobile operating system. A hv file is used to store registry data.

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HV file extension - Microsoft Windows Mobile hive

What is hv file? How to open hv files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

hv file icon: hv filetype icon

The hv file extension is associated with Microsoft Windows Mobile an operating system for mobile devices, like smart phones.

The hv file stores registry data inside files, or hives, which can be kept on any file system.

Files example:

Boot.hv
System.hv
User.hv

This hv file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to hv file type:

Windows Mobile icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Mobile  Windows Mobile/CE software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Mobile is operating system based on Microsoft Windows CE kernel and is intended for smart phones, Pocket PCs, GPS navigation devices etc.

Windows Mobile was introduced in 2000 and in 2010 was replaced by Windows Phone 7 operating system. The basic applications installed in WM are Internet Explorer Mobile, Microsoft Office Mobile, Windows Media Player for WM etc.

Windows Mobile is able to sharing Internet to other computers or mobile devices and supports multitasking. Other applications are available in Windows Marketplace for Mobile or downloadable on the Internet. They are three editions of Windows Mobile: Professional, Standard, Classic.

It was replaced by Windows Phone platform.

Help how to open HV files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension HV:

As far as we know, this .hv 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 recommended software applications associated to the .hv 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 hv file, edit hv file, convert hv file, view hv file, play hv file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Others hv file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hv file - Microsoft Windows Mobile hive

Click on the software link for more information about Windows Mobile. Windows Mobile uses hv file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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