What are AVR files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an AVR file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is an AVR file?
AVR files have multiple uses, and DVR TV Recording is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
DVR TV Recording
The .avr file extension is used for a digital video file format for DVB-T set-top boxes. DVB-T stands for Digital Video Broadcasting Terrestrial, which is the standard for terrestrial digital video transmissions of television broadcasts in the EU.
Also known as MPEG-2 transport stream files, these AVR files contain digital video streams of television broadcasts. These are also generated by supported set-top box devices as recorded digital television broadcast streams.
These .avr files can be opened and played by the built-in digital video player software of these set-top boxes.
How to open AVR files
Important: Different programs may use files with the AVR file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your AVR file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different AVR openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: December 9, 2022
All known file formats using extension .AVR
While DVR TV Recording is a popular type of AVR-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .AVR file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Audio Visual Research Audio Sample
This is an 8- or 16-bit audio sample format used on the Atari ST and older Apple Macintosh computers.
More file formats using the AVR extension
Through our research of AVR files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.
- Avira AntiVir Message File
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of AVR files. Remember, different programs may use AVR files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|SqrSoft Advanced Crossfading||User submitted|
|Winamp Detector Plug-in||User submitted|
|Lundagrossistens produktkatalog||User submitted|
|Seon vMax||User submitted|
|DFX For Winamp||User submitted|
|The Avantext Airworthiness Directive CD||User submitted|
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