An mv file extension is associated with the SGI video compression file format used by IRIX operating system.

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Software that open mv file

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MV file extension - IRIX command compressed movie

What is mv file? How to open mv files?

File type specification:

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

The mv file extension is related to IRIX operating system. IRIX is developed by Silicon Graphics and is based on UNIX platform.

The mv file contains command compressed movie.

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This mv 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 open mv file:

IRIX picture or screenshot

IRIX  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Silicon Graphics, Inc.

The IRIX operating system is the leading technical high-performance 64-bit operating system based on industry-standard UNIX®. For the past 20 years, SGI has been designing scalable platforms based on the IRIX operating system to connect technical and creative professionals to a world of innovation and discovery.

Help how to open:

Use IRIX to open *.mv files.

How to convert:

Try IRIX to export *.mv files to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .mv 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 mv file, edit mv file, convert mv file, view mv file, play mv 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 mv files.

mv file player - programs that play mv file - IRIX command compressed movie

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


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