The File Extensions Database

.SDV File Extension

  • Developer by: Pinnacle
  • Category: Video Files

What is an .SDV file?

.SDV is Studio DV Project File

Project file created by Studio DV, a video editing program developed by Pinnacle; contains video project settings and references to media and other data files used by the project; some included settings are video and title transitions.

Programs that open Studio DV Project File
Pinnacle Studio 22

How to solve problems with SDV files

  • Associate the SDV file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any SDV file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.SDV files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the SDV file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .SDV is Studio DV Project File. Because only the current version supports the latest SDV file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Pinnacle manufacturer website after an available .SDV is Studio DV Project File update.
  • To make sure that your SDV file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.