File Extension Library


.RIV File Extension

  • Developer by: School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, University of Washington
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .RIV file?

.RIV file extension is created by School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, University of Washington. .RIV has been classified as Various data Files.

.RIV is CRiSP Harvest data

The riv file extension is associated with the CRiSP Harvest. File uses a token based structure and hence the specific keywords are expected by the file parser.

The riv files are used to specify the management parameters controlling in-river harvest.


How to open:

Use CRiSP Harvest to work with *.riv files.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

How to Open .RIV file on different platforms

Open .RIV File on Windows

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

Open .RIV File on Mac

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

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

Open .RIV File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .RIV files

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