File Extension Library


.UAV File Extension

  • Developer by: OpenPilot Foundation
  • Category: Settings, options, themes or skins Files

What is an .UAV file?

.UAV file extension is created by OpenPilot Foundation. .UAV has been classified as Settings, options, themes or skins Files.

.UAV is OpenPilot UAV settings

The uav file extension is associated with the OpenPilot, a UAV autopilot. It is a highly capable platform for multi-rotor craft, helicopters, as well as fixed wing aircraft.

The uav file stores settings of OpenPilot in XML text file format.


How to open:

Use any source code editor to view content of *.uav files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .uav file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .UAV file on different platforms

Open .UAV File on Windows

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

Open .UAV File on Mac

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

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

Open .UAV File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .UAV files

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