The File Extensions Database

.AMV File Extension

  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AMV file?

.AMV is Anime Music Video File

Compressed video format used by Chinese portable media players; typically saved in low resolutions (from 94x64 to 160x120) to fit the screens of the media players; can usually be played on a PC using the software included with the portable media player.

Programs that open Anime Music Video File
File Viewer Plus

How to solve problems with AMV files

  • Associate the AMV file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AMV file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AMV files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AMV 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 .AMV is Anime Music Video File. Because only the current version supports the latest AMV file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .AMV is Anime Music Video File update.
  • To make sure that your AMV file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.