File Extension Library

.PIV File Extension

  • Developer by: Pivot
  • Category: Video Files

What are .PIV files and how to open them?

Can't open .PIV file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .PIV file.

What is a .PIV file extension?

.PIV file extension is created by Pivot. .PIV has been classified as Video Files.

.PIV is Pivot Stickfigure Animation

Native animation format used by Pivot Stickfigure Animator, a program for creating stick figure animations; contains stick figures that have moveable parts, or "joints," which can be moved and saved as individual animation frames.

PIV files store animations in an efficient format that typically requires significantly less space than an animated .GIF file.

List of all softwares that can open the Pivot Stickfigure Animation
Pivot Stickfigure Animator

How to fix problems with .PIV files

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