File Extension Library


.DV5 File Extension

  • Developer by: AVTECH Corporation
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .DV5 file?

.DV5 file extension is created by AVTECH Corporation. .DV5 has been classified as Digital video and movie Files.

.DV5 is DV5 DVR digital video

The dv5 file extension is associated with the DV5 DVR video recording format used by some kind of DVR (digital video recorder) and CCTV (closed-circuit television) devices from China.

The dv5 file stores captured video data captured in DV5 format.


How to open:

You can playback these files with Video Viewer or similar programs.

How to convert:

Videos can be usually converted between various formats. In this case you may need software bundled with the original video recording device.

How to Open .DV5 file on different platforms

Open .DV5 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DV5
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DV5 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DV5 files" Press "Ok"

Open .DV5 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DV5 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DV5 File on Linux

Right click on the .DV5 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DV5 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DV5 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DV5 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DV5 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DV5 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DV5 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DV5 file format
  2. You need to check the .DV5 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)