Files with pyv suffix can be usually found as DRM protected video content for Microsoft PlayReady platform.

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PYV file extension - Microsoft PlayReady video

What is pyv file? How to open pyv files?

File type specification:

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

The pyv file extension is used for video files based on PlayReady.

Microsoft PlayReady technology is a content access and protection technology designed to meet these needs for digital entertainment content, products, services, and devices. This media type consists of video and optionally audio samples.

MIME: video/

Help how to open:

If Silverlight is installed in the computer, the .pyv videos can be played back in anyweb browser.

How to convert:

As these videos are DRM protected, a conversion is unlikely.

Find conversions from pyv file:

pyv to mp4

Related links:

PlayReady MIME type overview

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