File Extension Library


.MV4 File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple, Inc.
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .MV4 file?

.MV4 file extension is created by Apple, Inc.. .MV4 has been classified as Digital video and movie Files.

.MV4 is Apple QuickTime video

File extension mv4 is associated with Apple QuickTime and used for PodCast video files used in iPod and iOS devices.

This suffix was most likely only used in the first versions of iPod or iis just a mistype, because current versions of iPods, iPhones and iPads also QuickTime and iTunes now support only m4v video files.


How to open:

As far as we know, Apple Quicktime should be perhaps able to play .mv4 files.

How to convert:

Unfortunately, we do not have any specific about any mv4 conversion, but if it's a video, it can be converted.

How to Open .MV4 file on different platforms

Open .MV4 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .MV4
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .MV4 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .MV4 files" Press "Ok"

Open .MV4 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MV4 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 .MV4 File on Linux

Right click on the .MV4 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .MV4 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MV4 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 .MV4 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 .MV4 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MV4 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MV4 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MV4 file format
  2. You need to check the .MV4 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)