The File Extensions Database


.APV File Extension

  • Developer by: Dexadine, Inc.
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .APV file?

.APV is Acerose password data

The apv file extension is associated with the Acerose Password Vault, a passwords management tool for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The apv file contains passwords database used by Acerose Password Vault.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to solve problems with APV files

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