File Extension Library

.OVW File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .OVW file?

.OVW file extension is created by Apple. .OVW has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .OVW file is Binary.

.OVW is Logic Pro Overview File

Visual waveform file created by Logic Pro, a digital audio workstation program; contains a visual representation of an imported audio file or audio data recorded with the software; used for showing track information on the audio timeline.

NOTE: OVW files do not contain actual audio data. If you delete OVW files manually, the software will automatically regenerate them.

List of all softwares that can open the Logic Pro Overview File
Apple Logic Pro X
File Type 2:

Cubase WAVE Overview File

Developer by: Steinberg Media Technologies Category: Audio Files Format: Binary

Visual waveform file created by Cubase, an audio production application; contains a visual depiction of a WAVE (.WAV) file recorded using the software; used to display track information on an audio timeline.

NOTE: OVW files do not contain actual audio data.

List of all softwares that can open the Cubase WAVE Overview File
Steinberg Cubase
Steinberg Cubase

How to Open .OVW file on different platforms

Open .OVW File on Windows

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

Open .OVW File on Mac

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

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

Open .OVW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .OVW files

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