A rev file extension is used for WinRAR recovery volume files. A rev file contains recovery data.

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

empty icon.rev - LiveCode plugin

rev icon.rev - Adobe FrameMaker document file

empty icon.rev - Revolution MetaCard stack file

empty icon.rev - Workshare Synergy file

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REV file extension - WinRAR recovery volume

What is rev file? How to open rev files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

rev file icon: rev filetype icon

The rev file extension is associated with the WinRAR archive utility.

A rev file contains recovery data that can be used to reconstruct missing and damaged files in a volume set.

Each recovery volume is able to reconstruct one missing RAR volume.

The default software associated to rev file type:

WinRAR icon

win.rar GmbH logoWinRAR  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
win.rar GmbH

A file compression and archive utility. Along with WinZip and 7-Zip is one of the most common compression programs for Windows. Its native format is as the name implies RAR and uses rar file extension.

WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.

WinRAR is also able to unpack CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE, UUE, BZ2, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z archives. It consistently makes smaller archives than the competition, saving disk space and transmission costs. WinRAR offers a graphic interactive interface utilizing mouse and menus as well as the command line interface.

Help how to open REV files:

Use WinRAR to open and extract the *.rev files.

How to convert file with extension REV:

As far as we know, this .rev 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.

Find conversions from rev file:

rev to rar

List of software applications associated to the .rev 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 rev file, edit rev file, convert rev file, view rev file, play rev file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 rev files.

  • Open rev file
  • Create rev file
  • Others rev file

Software that open rev file - WinRAR recovery volume

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open rev file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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