The File Extensions Database


.DMV File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Category: Settings, options, themes or skins Files

What is an .DMV file?

.DMV is Adobe Acrobat catalog data

The dmv file extension is associated with the Adobe Acrobat, application for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X operating systems that allows users to create, view, edit and manage PDF document files.

The dmv file contains parsing rules for tagged text file.


How to open:

Use Adobe Acrobat to work with *.dmv files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .dmv 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.

How to solve problems with DMV files

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