IVR File - opening and understanding

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

What is an IVR file?

Files that contain the .ivr file extension are most commonly associated with the RealPlayer media playback software. The IVR file format was developed by RealNetworks to share video files over the Internet. Users can create IVR files by recording videos with versions of RealPlayer 11 or later. These IVR files are sometimes converted into the AVI file format to make the data in the files more versatile for distribution.

The Virtual Reality World software application also uses the .ivr file suffix. These IVR files contain game files that are referenced by the Virtual Reality World application. Custom versions of these IVR files can be created with the iSeeMedia software program.

How to open IVR 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 IVR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different IVR openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension IVR

While we know of one file format using the .IVR 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 .IVR file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Switch Sound File ConverterSwitch Sound File ConverterUser submitted
WavePad Sound EditorWavePad Sound EditorUser submitted
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VideoPad Video-EditorVideoPad Video-EditorUser submitted
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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with IVR-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 IVR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!