The File Extensions Database


.A$V File Extension

  • Developer by: Quark, Inc.
  • Category: Temporary Files

What is an .A$V file?

.A$V is QuarkXpress automatically saved project

The a$v file extension is associated with the QuarkXpress, a desktop publishing application for Windows and Mac.

The a$v file contains saved QuarkXpress document.

The a$v file is saved automatically as prevent before data loss. After the work is finished and document is saved in standard QWD QuarkXpress document format, a$v file can be deleted.


How to open:

Use QuarkXPress or QuarkXPress for Mac to open *.a$v files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

How to solve problems with A$V files

  • Associate the A$V file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any A$V file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.A$V files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the A$V file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .A$V is QuarkXpress automatically saved project. Because only the current version supports the latest A$V file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Quark, Inc. manufacturer website after an available .A$V is QuarkXpress automatically saved project update.
  • To make sure that your A$V file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.