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What are MPV files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MPV file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your MPV files.

What is a MPV file?

MPV files have multiple uses, and Microsoft Project View is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Microsoft Project View

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open MPV files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MPV file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MPV 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 MPV openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 22, 2023

All known file formats using extension .MPV

While Microsoft Project View is a popular type of MPV-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .MPV file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

MPEG-2 Video File

We know that one MPV format is MPEG-2 Video File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

MPV opener for Windows

We have identified one MPV opener that is compatible with this specific type of MPV file.


Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterVerified
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
MplayerMplayerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
Windows Photo GalleryWindows Photo GalleryDiscontinued
Windows Media PlayerWindows Media PlayerUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted

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