ARV File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an ARV file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .ARV files.

What is an ARV file?

An .ARV file is an ASetup Installer Archive file. Through our analysis of ARV files, we know that one use of the format is ASetup Installer Archive. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open ARV files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension ARV for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different ARV openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension ARV

While we know of one file format using the .ARV file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ARV file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of ARV files. Remember, different programs may use ARV files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

DocViewDocViewUser submitted
Seon vMaxSeon vMaxUser submitted
AM-ViewAM-ViewUser submitted
XRef SupportXRef SupportUser submitted
Cyco AutoManagerCyco AutoManagerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with ARV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with ARV-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!