The File Extensions Database


.DVS File Extension

  • Developer by: Symantec Corporation
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .DVS file?

.DVS is Enterprise Vault DVS data

The dvs file extension is associated with the Enterprise Vault, a document archiving software that allows users to store, manage, and discover unstructured information across the organization.

The dvs file stores various data used for internal purposes of the Enterprise Vault.


How to open:

We do not know about any direct way how to access this type of *.dvs files, it may not be possible.

How to convert:

It does not seem possible to convert this particular *.dvs file type to anything else.

How to solve problems with DVS files

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