Files with xvd extension are commonly used by Xbox One video gaming console from Microsoft. An xvd file contains virtual disk.

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XVD file extension - Xbox One virtual disk

What is xvd file? How to open xvd files?

File type specification:

Disk image (ISO) binary file type icon Disk image (ISO) binary file type

File extension xvd is associated with the Xbox One, a video gaming console developed by Microsoft and released in 2013.

The .xvd file contains various binary data often used to update console operating system. *.xvd files can be downloaded from Microsoft website and installed to console via USB. Often they are encrypted.

XVD format is successor of Xbox 360 STFS package format that was used for the same purposes.

Updated: July 20, 2021

The default software associated to open xvd file:

xvdtool  Microsoft Windows software

xvdtool is command line tool that allows users to manipulate Xbox One XVD (and XVC) packages.

Microsoft XBOX icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft XBOX  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

The Xbox is a sixth-generation video game console manufactured by Microsoft.

Help how to open:

Use xvdtool to open and work with *.xvd files.

How to convert:

xvdtool is able to transform xvd files to vhd format.

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

Software that open xvd file - Xbox One virtual disk

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

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