File Extension Library


.FIV File Extension

  • Developer by: Forensic Innovations, Inc.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .FIV file?

.FIV file extension is created by Forensic Innovations, Inc.. .FIV has been classified as Various data Files.

.FIV is File Investigator database

The fiv file extension is associated with the File Investigator a forensic application for criminal investigators.

The fiv file contains various data used for internal purposes of the File Investigator.


How to open:

Use File Investigator to work with *.fiv files.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

How to Open .FIV file on different platforms

Open .FIV File on Windows

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

Open .FIV File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FIV 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 .FIV File on Linux

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

Open .FIV File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FIV 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 .FIV 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 .FIV files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FIV files

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