The File Extensions Database


.DV2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Larian Studios
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DV2 file?

.DV2 is Divinity 2 Data File

Game file used by Divinity II: Ego Draconis, a fantasy role-playing game; may contain text, speech, and lip sync settings for in-game dialog; may also store other game data such as textures; sometimes modified by players to localize the game into a different language.

DV2 files can be extracted using a utility named dv2_u.exe. After files have been modified, they can be repacked using a utility named dv2_pak.exe.

A common DV2 file is Dialogs.dv2, which contains the game dialog saved in embedded ".dialog" files. This file and other DV2 files are located in the \Data\Win32\Packed\ directory of a Divinity II: Ego Draconis installation.

Programs that open Divinity 2 Data File
Windows
Larian Studios Divinity 2: Ego Draconis
dv2_u
dv2_pak

How to solve problems with DV2 files

  • Associate the DV2 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DV2 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DV2 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DV2 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 .DV2 is Divinity 2 Data File. Because only the current version supports the latest DV2 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Larian Studios manufacturer website after an available .DV2 is Divinity 2 Data File update.
  • To make sure that your DV2 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.