The File Extensions Database


.DV5 File Extension

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

What is an .DV5 file?

.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 solve problems with DV5 files

  • Associate the DV5 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DV5 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DV5 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DV5 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 .DV5 is DV5 DVR digital video. Because only the current version supports the latest DV5 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the AVTECH Corporation manufacturer website after an available .DV5 is DV5 DVR digital video update.
  • To make sure that your DV5 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.