How to open GVI files

Did your computer fail to open a GVI file? We explain what GVI files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a GVI file?

The GVI file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the GVI file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the GVI extension, which you can read more about below.

Google Video

Through our analysis of GVI files, we know that one use of the format is Google Video. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix GVI files

These apps are known to open certain types of GVI files. Since many different programs may use GVI files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific GVI file.

VideoLAN VLC media playerVideoLAN VLC media playerVerified
KMPlayerKMPlayerVerified
AVS Media PlayerAVS Media PlayerUser submitted
AVS DVD PlayerAVS DVD PlayerUser submitted
FLV and Media PlayerFLV and Media PlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
KeyplayerKeyplayerUser submitted
RapidNetRapidNetUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
1 Media Player1 Media PlayerUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with GVI-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with GVI-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!