The File Extensions Database


.XWMV File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .XWMV file?

.XWMV is Microsoft Windows media data

The xwmv file extension is associated with Microsoft Windows Media Player and Microsoft Windows operating system for IBM-PC compatible computers.

The xwmv file contains some kind of media data used by Media Player.


How to open:

Use Windows Media Player to work with *.xwmv files.

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.xwmv files to other formats.

How to solve problems with XWMV files

  • Associate the XWMV file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any XWMV file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.XWMV files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the XWMV 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 .XWMV is Microsoft Windows media data. Because only the current version supports the latest XWMV file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft Corporation manufacturer website after an available .XWMV is Microsoft Windows media data update.
  • To make sure that your XWMV file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.