File Extension Library

.PVS File Extension

  • Developer by: Parallels
  • Category: Settings Files

What are .PVS files and how to open them?

Can't open .PVS 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 .PVS file.

What is a .PVS file extension?

.PVS file extension is created by Parallels. .PVS has been classified as Settings Files.

.PVS is Parallels Desktop Configuration File

Stores configuration settings for Parallels Desktop, a program that allows Windows or Linux to run on an Intel-based Mac; loaded by the the Parallels virtual machine when the program is started.

Settings include the location and size of the virtual drive, memory allocation, network settings, peripheral connections, etc.

List of all softwares that can open the Parallels Desktop Configuration File
VMware vCenter Converter
Parallels Desktop 14 for Mac

How to fix problems with .PVS files

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