The File Extensions Database


.MBV File Extension

  • Developer by: Victor Company of Japan, Ltd.
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .MBV file?

.MBV is JVC Everio MediaBrowser movie

The mbv file extension seems to be mainly related to JVC digital camcoders.

An .mbv file contains captured video. These videos can be edited in the JVC Everio MediaBrowser, which is also able to burn and covert MBV video files.


How to open:

Use JVC Everio MediaBrowser to open and the .mbv movie.

How to convert:

Use JVC Everio MediaBrowser to convert .mbv file to another video file format.

How to solve problems with MBV files

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