File Extension Library

.PVW File Extension

  • Developer by: Outram Research
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .PVW file?

.PVW file extension is created by Outram Research. .PVW has been classified as Data Files.

.PVW is Pronto for Windows Data View File

Data file used by Pronto for Windows, a program that allows users to extract data from data loggers; stores page layout and graphical and text formatting information of a data view.

Data views are graphs, tables, and text annotations that are views of data attained from data loggers. A data logger is an electronic device that records data over a period of time through an internal or external sensor or instrument. It is used for a variety of data recording purposes, including weather station recordings, soil moisture level recordings, hydrographic recordings, and gas pressure recordings.

NOTE: Pronto for Windows is included with all Outram Ranger data loggers and power quality analyzers.

List of all softwares that can open the Pronto for Windows Data View File
Outram Research Pronto for Windows

How to Open .PVW file on different platforms

Open .PVW File on Windows

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

Open .PVW File on Mac

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

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

Open .PVW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .PVW files

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